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Biography in Context- Inventor Biography

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Inovations of the Industrial Revolution

Industrial Revolution Inventions

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31 March 2017

Works Cited

"A Brief History of Typewriters." A Brief History of Typewriters. N.p., n.d. Web.

     29 Feb. 2017. <>.

"Christopher Latham Sholes." World of Invention. Gale, 2006. 

     Biography in Context. Web. 29 Feb. 2017.



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