This photo gallery accompanies Inventive Thinking and Creativity, a set of lesson plans and activities for teaching about inventions, inventive thinking and creativity.
By Mary Bellis, About.com Guide
|U.S. Constitution & Patents||The First Patent Granted in the United States||Abraham Lincoln is the only U.S. president to receive a patent.||Alexander Graham Bell - Telegraphy (Telephone) Patent|
|Design Patent Issued for Statue of Liberty||Thomas Alva Edison - Patent for Electro Light||Lewis Howard Latimer - Patent for Electric Lamp||Granville T. Woods Patent for Electric Railway|
|Orville and Wilbur Wright's Patent for a Flying Machine||Harry Houdini Patent for a Diver's Suit||Levi Strauss' & Jacob Davis's Patent for Metal Riveted Jeans||Garrett A Morgan Traffic Light Patent|