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608 words, approx. 3 pages
Eli Whitney 1765-1825 American Inventor Whitney is credited with inventing the cotton gin. This mechanical device efficiently removed seeds from short-staple cotton bolls, resulting in that type of co... Read more
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Whitney, Eli Born December 8, 1765 (Westborough, Massachusetts) Died January 8, 1825 (New Haven, Connecticut) Inventor, engineer, manufacturer Eli Whitney is one of the most influential inventors in A... Read more
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