Elisha Graves Otis

Elisha Graves Otis

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Credit: NYPL/SCIENCE SOURCE/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: A portrait of Elisha Graves Otis (1811-1861), who invented a safety device that prevented elevators from falling if the hoisting cable broke. His improved double oscillating steam engine was his final contribution to the industry: a power plant exclusively for elevators.

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