black inventions

  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Black Positive People : Charles Brooks Invented The Street Sweeper

    In the Spirit of Sankofa, Charles Brooks Invented The Street Sweeper A Black man from Newark, New Jersey invented the first ever self-propelled street sweeper truck that was patented on March 17, 1896. His name was Charles B. Brooks. Prior to Brooks’ invention, people would often use...
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