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Looking Black On Today In 1886, Mathew A. Cherry Received Patent For The Tricycle

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M. A. Cherry was a African American Inventor who created several devices for the transportation industry, including the velocipede, the tricycle and the street car fender. The velocipede consisted of a metal seat frame upon which were attached two or three wheels which allowed someone sitting on the seat to …read more

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