This category lists pages and sites about the life of African-American inventor Garrett Augustus Morgan (1877-1963) who life-saving creations included the traffic signal and the gas mask.
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Black Inventor: Garrett Morgan
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Tells how the sewing machine repairman solved major safety problems of his day.
Engines of our Ingenuity: Garrett Morgan
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Describes the struggles Morgan, himself the son of a slave, faced as he worked to meet human needs. Also available in RealAudio format.
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] The inventions and life of Garrett Morgan. Includes original patent drawings.
Science Museum: Garrett Morgan
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Virtual exhibit portrays Morgan's life, his most important inventions, the act of heroism that brought him national recognition, and his work to improve civil rights.
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