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Granville T. Woods


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Granville T. Woods

  1. 1. Granville T. Woods An African American Inventor
  2. 2. His Inventions <ul><li>The railway telegraph system </li></ul><ul><li>The third rail </li></ul>
  3. 3. Family <ul><li>Brother Lyates </li></ul><ul><li>Dad Tailer </li></ul><ul><li>Mom Martha </li></ul>
  4. 4. Jobs <ul><li>Inventor </li></ul><ul><li>Businessman </li></ul><ul><li>Engineer </li></ul><ul><li>Fireman </li></ul>
  5. 5. Childhood Barriers <ul><li>His parents were slaves </li></ul><ul><li>His dad was killed accidentally </li></ul><ul><li>He did not have much education </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Year He Died and the age he was when he died. <ul><li>The year he died in was 1910 </li></ul><ul><li>The age he would be now is 152 years old </li></ul><ul><li>The age he was when he died was 44 </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Thank you for watching my presentation:) </li></ul>