Who Is George T. Sampson and What Are His Inventions?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 12, 2020 12:07:12 AM ET
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George T. Sampson was an African-American inventor best known for his early patent of the automatic clothes dryer in 1892. He also invented a sled propeller.

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