Charles Goodyear

Definitions

  • Charles Goodyear
    Charles Goodyear
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Charles Goodyear United States inventor of vulcanized rubber (1800-1860)
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Usage

In literature:

This was Charles Goodyear, inventor of the process which put rubber into the service of the world.
"The Age of Invention" by Holland Thompson
This man, afterward so famous in the history of India-rubber manufacture, was CHARLES GOODYEAR.
"Great Fortunes, and How They Were Made" by James D. McCabe, Jr.
About the year 1800 was born in New Haven, Connecticut, Charles Goodyear.
"Hidden Treasures" by Harry A. Lewis
Charles Goodyear was born at New Haven, Connecticut, in 1800.
"American Men of Mind" by Burton E. Stevenson
Charles Goodyear obtained his first patent for making vulcanized rubber.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
All the rubber goods we have to-day we owe to Charles Goodyear.
"The Story of Our Country"
His name was Charles Goodyear.
"Inventions in the Century" by William Henry Doolittle
One day, in 1834, a Philadelphia hardware merchant, named Charles Goodyear, was led by curiosity to buy a rubber life-preserver.
"Inventors" by Philip Gengembre Hubert
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In news:

Charles Goodyear '80 and Paul Joskow GRD '72, the chair and vice-chair of the presidential search committee, sent an email Tuesday to undergrads, inviting them to an open forum to discuss the search for Yale's next president.
Charles Goodyear 's Business' Success.
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