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Inventors
  (G - L)                  Invention                                  Date                              Patent Number

Gammel, Joseph Supercharge System for Internal Combustion Engine
Goode, Sarah E. Folding Cabinet Bed July 14, 1885 322,177

Boston native, dentist, and avid golfer, George F. Grant receives a patent for a wooden golf tee.  Prior to the use of the tee, wet sand was used to make a small mound to place the ball.

Grant, G. F. Golf Tee  December 12, 1899 638,920
Grant, W. S. Curtain Rod Support August 4, 1896 565,075
Gray, R. H. Bailing Press August 28, 1894 525,203
Cistern Cleaners April 9, 1895 537,151
Gregory, J. Motor April 26, 1887 361,937
Grenon, H. Razor Stropping Device February 18, 1896 554,867
Griffin, Bessie V. Portable Receptacle 1951
Griffin, F. W. Pool Table Attachment June 13, 1899 626,902
Gunn, S. W. Boot or Shoe January 16, 1900 641,642
Haines, J. H. Portable Basin September 28, 1897 590,833
Hall, Lloyd A. Chemical compound to preserve meat
Hammonds, J. F. Apparatus for Holding Yarn Skeins December 15, 1896 572,985
Harding, F. H. Extension Banquet Table November 22, 1898 614,468
Harney, M. C. Lantern/Lamp August 19, 1884
Harwell, William Attachment for Space Shuttle Arm; this device is used to capture satellites
Hawkins, J. Gridiron March 26, 1845     3,973
Hawkins, R. Harness Attachment October 4, 1887 370,943
Headen, M. Foot Power Hammer October 5, 1886 350,363
Hearness, R. Sealing Attachment for Bottles February 15, 1898 598,929
Detachable Car Fender July 4, 1899 628,003
Hilyer, A. F. Water Evaporator Attachment for Hot Air Regiters August 26, 1890 435,095
Regisers October 14, 1890 438,159
Holmes, E. H. Gage November 12, 1895 549,513
Holmes, Lydia Wood Toys November 14, 1950 2,529,692
Hunter, J. H. Portable Weighing Scales November 3, 1896 570,553
Hyde, R. N. Composition for Cleaning and Preserving Carpets November 6, 1888 392,205
Jackson, Augustus Ice cream 1832
Jackson, B. F. Heating Apparatus March 1, 1898 599,985
Matrix Drying Apparatus May 10, 1898 603,879
Gas Burner April 4, 1899 622,482
Jackson, H. A. Kitchen Table October 6, 1896 569,135
Jackson, Joseph N. Programmable Remote Control
Jackson, W. H. Railway Switch March 9, 1897 578,641
Automatic Locking Switch August 23, 1898 609,436
Johnson, D. Rotary Dining Table January 15, 1888 396,089
Lawn Mower Attachment September 10, 1889 410,836
Grass Receivers for Lawn Mowers June 10, 1890 429,629
Johnson, Issac R. Bicycle Frame October 10, 1899 634,823
Johnson, John A. Wrench
Johnson, P. Swinging Chair November 15, 1881 249,530
Eye Protector November 2, 1880 234,039
Johnson, W. Velocipede June 20, 1899 627,335
Johnson, W. A. Paint Vehicle December 4, 1888 393,763
Johnson, W. H. Overcoming Dead Centers February 4, 1896 554,223
Overcoming Dead Centers October 11, 1898 612,345
Johnson, W. Egg Beater February 5, 1884 292,821
Jones, Frederick M. Ticket Dispensing Machine June 27, 1939 2163754
Starter Generator July 12, 1949 2475842
Air Condition July 12, 1949 2475841
Two-Cycle Gasoline Engine November 28, 1950 2523273
Portable X-Ray Machine
Jones, A. J.. and Long, A. E. Caps for Bottles September 13, 1898 610,715
Joyce, J. A. Ore Bucket April 26, 1898 603,143
Joyner, Majorie Permanent Hair Wave Machine November 27, 1928 1,693,515
Kelley, G. W. Steam Table 1897

1881 - Louis Latimer patents an electric lamp with a carbon filament.

Latimer, Lewis Howard Manufacturing Carbons June 17, 1882 252,386
Apparatus for Cooling and Disinfecting January 12, 1886 334,078
Locking Racks for Hats, Coats, and Umbrellas March 24, 1896 557,276
Lavalette, W. A. Printing Press September 17, 1878 208,208
Lee, H. Animal Trap February 12, 1867   61,941
Lee, J. Kneading Machine August 7, 1894 524,042
Bread Crumbing Machine June 4, 1895 540,553
Leslie, F. W. Envelope Seal September 21, 1897 590,325
Lewis, A. L. Window Cleaner September 27, 1892 483,359
Lewis, E. R. Spring Gun May 3, 1887 362,096

Linden, H.

Piano Truck September 8, 1891 459,365

Little, E.

Bridle-Bit March 7, 1882 254,666
Loudin, F. J.             Sash Fastener December 12, 1892 510,432
Key Fastener January 9, 1894 512,308

Love, J. L.

Plasterers' Hawk July 9, 1895 542,419
Pencil Sharpener November 23, 1897 594,114
Love, S. H. Improvement to Military Guns April 22, 1919 1,301,143
Improve Vending Machine November 21, 1933 1,936,515
Lovette, W. A. The Advance Printing Press    

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Updated by K. Ferguson Kelly:  November 24, 2012