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Frances Gabe [Self-Cleaning House]

Frances Gabe [Self-Cleaning House]

Name: Frances Gabe Full Name: Frances Grace Arnholtz Date: June 23, 1915 – December 26, 2016 Born in: Idaho, U.S. Nationally: American Career: Artist, Sculptor, Jeweler and Inventor Invented: Self-Cleaning House in Newberg, Oregon Articles: Brown, Patricia Leigh. “The house that Frances Gabe built, from” from New York Times, February 08, 2002. “Modern marvel: The […]

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Ellen Eglin [Clothes Wringer]

Ellen Eglin [Clothes Wringer]

Article: Smith, Charlotte, “Colored Woman Inventor,” The Woman Inventor, April 1890, Vol.1, No.1,  p.n.2. Warrick, Pamela, “Mothers of Invention: Science: Recognition has long proved elusive for women inventors. Catherine Greene helped build the cotton gin, but Eli Whitney got the patent. And whoever heard of Hedy Lamarr the inventor?,” Los Angeles Times, September 23, 1992. Books: […]

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Joan O’Malley

Joan O’Malley

 Books: Kearney, Mark, and Randy Ray. 2006. Whatever happened to–?: catching up with Canadian icons. Toronto, Ont: Hounslow. Websites: Deachman, Brace, “The story of the woman who sewed Canada’s first maple leaf flag,” Ottawa Citizen, June 30, 2016.  Dehaas, Josh “Woman recounts night she sewed Canada’s first Maple Leaf flag,” CTV News, May 29, 2015. Goodman, […]

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Theodosia Okoh

Theodosia Okoh

Books: La Pierre, Yvette. 2004. Ghana in Pictures. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications Co. Websites: Mrs. Theodosia Salome Okoh Profile – Ghana Web Theodosia Okoh – Wikipedia Flag of Ghana – Wikipedia Videos: Mrs. Theodosia Salome Okoh, The Designer of the Ghana Flag [Min: 3:27] Theodosia Okoh Satisfied With President’s Apology [Min: 2:04]    

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Catherine Flon

Catherine Flon

Books: 2013 Standard Catalog of [Registered] World Paper Money – Modern Issues: 1961. 2012. [Place of Publication Not Identified]: Krause Publications. Hall, Michael R. 2012. Historical Dictionary of Haiti. Lanham: Scarecrow Press. Websites: Haiti: Catherine Flon’s Needle, Flag and Undeniable Legacy – Foreign Policy Association [Blog] Haitian Heritage month feature: Catherine Flon – Al’Haitianne Today in […]

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