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  • ISBN: 0813652308
  • Category: Biographies
  • Author: Gary Thomas,Garnet Jackson
  • Subcategory: Ethnic & National
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Modern Curriculum Pr (September 1, 1992)
  • Pages: 26 pages
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A simple biography of the black engineer who invented the automatic lubricator for railway systems and thus gave rise to the phrase the real McCoy.

A simple biography of the black engineer who invented the automatic lubricator for railway systems and thus gave rise to the phrase the real McCoy. ISBN13: 9780813657035.

Elijah McCoy was a 19th century African-American inventor best known for inventing lubrication devices used to make train travel more . Beginning at a young age, Elijah McCoy showed a strong interest in mechanics

Elijah McCoy was a 19th century African-American inventor best known for inventing lubrication devices used to make train travel more efficient. Who Was Elijah McCoy? Elijah McCoy was born on May 2, 1844, in Colchester, Ontario, Canada, to parents who had fled slavery. Beginning at a young age, Elijah McCoy showed a strong interest in mechanics. His parents arranged for him to travel to Scotland at the age of 15 for an apprenticeship in mechanical engineering. He returned home to Michigan after becoming certified as a mechanical engineer.

Elijah McCoy, Inventor book. Elijah McCoy: Inventor (Beginning Biographies). 0813657032 (ISBN13: 9780813657035).

Elijah J. McCoy (May 2, 1844 – October 10, 1929) was a Canadian-born inventor and engineer of African American descent who was notable for his 57 . patents, most having to do with the lubrication of steam engines

Elijah J. patents, most having to do with the lubrication of steam engines. Born free in Canada, he came to the United States as a young child when his family returned in 1847, becoming a . resident and citizen. Elijah J. McCoy was born free in 1844 in Colchester, Ontario, Canada to George and Mildred (Goins) McCoy

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Elijah McCoy was an African-American inventor who held more than 50 patents. Known For: McCoy was an African-American inventor who improved steam engine technology by designing an automatic lubricator. Learn more about his life and work. Born: May 2, 1844 in Colchester, Ontario, Canada. Parents: George and Mildred McCoy.

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A simple biography of the Black engineer who invented the automatic lubricator for railway systems and thus gave rise to the phrase "the real McCoy"

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