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Timelines of inventions 1800 - 1899

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[edit] 1800s

* 1800: Electric battery: Alessandro Volta 

* 1801: Jacquard loom: Joseph Marie Jacquard 

* 1802: Screw propeller steamboat Phoenix: John Stevens 

* 1802: Gas stove: Zachäus Andreas Winzler 

* 1804: Locomotive: Richard Trevithick 

* 1805: Submarine Nautilus: Robert Fulton 

* 1807: Steamboat Clermont: Robert Fulton 

* 1808: Band saw: William Newberry 

* 1809: Arc lamp: Humphry Davy

[edit] 1810s

* 1811: Gun Breechloader: Thornton 

* 1812: Metronome: Dietrich Nikolaus Winkel 

* 1814: Steam Locomotive (Blucher): George Stephenson 

* 1816: Miner's safety lamp: Humphry Davy 

* 1816: Metronome: Johann Nepomuk Maelzel (reputed) 

* 1816: Stirling engine: Robert Stirling 

* 1816: Stethoscope: Rene Theophile Hyacinthe Laennec 

* 1817: Draisine or velocipede (two-wheeled): Karl Drais 

* 1817: Kaleidoscope: David Brewster 

* 1819: Breech loading flintlock: John Hall

[edit] 1820s

* 1821: Electric motor: Michael Faraday 

* 1823: Electromagnet: William Sturgeon 

* 1826: Photography: Joseph Nicéphore Niépce 

* 1826: Internal combustion engine: Samuel Morey 

* 1827: Insulated wire: Joseph Henry 

* 1827: Screw propeller: Josef Ressel 

* 1827: Friction match: John Walker

[edit] 1830s

* 1830: Lawn mower: Edwin Beard Budding 

* 1830: Stenotype on punched paper strip: Karl Drais 

* 1831: Multiple coil magnet: Joseph Henry 

* 1831: Magnetic acoustic telegraph: Joseph Henry (patented 1837) 

* 1831: Reaper: Cyrus McCormick 

* 1831: Electrical generator: Michael Faraday, Ányos Jedlik 

* 1834: The Hansom cab is patented 

* 1834: Louis Braille perfects his Braille system 

* 1834: Refrigerator: Jacob Perkins 

* 1834: Combine harvester: Hiram Moore 

* 1835: Photogenic Drawing: William Henry Fox Talbot 

* 1835: Revolver: Samuel Colt 

* 1835: Morse code: Samuel Morse 

* 1835: Electromechanical Relay: Joseph Henry 

* 1835: Incandescent light bulb: James Bowman Lindsay 

* 1836: Samuel Colt receives a patent for the Colt revolver (February 24) 

* 1836: Improved screw propeller: John Ericsson 

* 1836: Sewing machine: Josef Madersberger 

* 1837: Photography: Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre 

* 1837: First US electric printing press patented by Thomas Davenport (February 25) 

* 1837: Steel plow: John Deere 

* 1837: Standard diving dress: Augustus Siebe 

* 1837: Camera Zoom Lens: Jozef Maximilián Petzval 

* 1838: Electric telegraph: Charles Wheatstone (also Samuel Morse) 

* 1838: Forerunner of Morse code: Alfred Vail 

* 1838: closed diving suit with a helmet: Augustus Siebe 

* 1839: Vulcanization of rubber: Charles Goodyear

[edit] 1840s

* 1840: Screw-propelled frigate, USS Princeton: John Ericsson 

* 1840: artificial fertilizer: Justus von Liebig 

* 1842: Anaesthesia: Crawford Long 

* 1843: Typewriter: Charles Thurber 

* 1843: Fax machine: Alexander Bain 

* 1843: Ice cream maker: Nancy Johnson 

* 1845: Portland cement: William Aspdin 

* 1845: Double tube tire: Robert Thomson (inventor) 

* 1846: Sewing machine: Elias Howe 

* 1846: Rotary printing press: Richard M. Hoe 

* 1849: Safety pin: Walter Hunt 

* 1849: Francis turbine: James B. Francis 

* 1849: Telephone: Antonio Meucci

[edit] 1850s

* 1852: Airship: Henri Giffard 

* 1852: Passenger elevator: Elisha Otis 

* 1852: Gyroscope: Léon Foucault 

* 1855: Bunsen burner: Robert Bunsen 

* 1855: Bessemer process: Henry Bessemer 

* 1856: First celluloids: Alexander Parkes 

* 1858: Undersea telegraph cable: Fredrick Newton Gisborne 

* 1858: Shoe sole sewing machine: Lyman R. Blake 

* 1858: Mason jar: John L. Mason 

* 1859: Oil drill: Edwin L. Drake

[edit] 1860s

* 1860: Linoleum: Fredrick Walton 

* 1860: Repeating rifle: Oliver F. Winchester, Christopher Spencer 

* 1860: Self-propelled torpedo: Giovanni Luppis 

* 1861: Ironclad USS Monitor: John Ericsson 

* 1861: Siemens regenerative furnace: Carl Wilhelm Siemens 

* 1862: Revolving machine gun: Richard J. Gatling 

* 1862: Mechanical submarine: Narcís Monturiol i Estarriol 

* 1862: Pasteurization: Louis Pasteur, Claude Bernard 

* 1863: Player piano: Henri Fourneaux 

* 1864: First concept typewriter: Peter Mitterhofer 

* 1865: Compression ice machine: Thaddeus Lowe 

* 1865: Roller Coaster: LaMarcus Adna Thompson 

* 1865: Barbed wire: Louis Jannin 

* 1866: Dynamite: Alfred Nobel 

* 1868: First practical typewriter: Christopher Sholes, Carlos Glidden and Samuel W. Soule, with assistance from James Densmore 

* 1868: Air brake (rail): George Westinghouse 

* 1868: Oleomargarine: Mege Mouries 

* 1869: Vacuum cleaner: I.W. McGaffers

[edit] 1870s

* 1870: Magic Lantern projector: Henry R. Heyl 

* 1870: Stock ticker: Thomas Alva Edison

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