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Inventions and Discoveries

Find a list of famous inventions and their inventors, important discoveries, inductees into the Inventors Hall of Fame, biographies of important inventors and innovators, and more.

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A Guide to Inventions and Discoveries:
From Adrenaline to the Zipper

National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductees

The National Inventors Hall of Fame

African American Inventors

Seamstress
A seamstress working at a sewing machine, ca. 1853. Source: Library of Congress.

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