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Jan Matzeliger

Tack separating and distributing mechanism

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Jan Matzeliger - Tack separating and distributing mechanism

Jan Matzeliger - Tack separating and distributing mechanism

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Jan Matzeliger invented a tack separating and distributing mechanism and received patent 423,937 on 3/25/1890. Jan Matzeliger machines were for the mass production of shoes.

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