On 17th century printed advertising was very common and was written by the merchant himself used to selling goods and services.
Clement Ader constructed his first of three flying machines in 1886, the Éole. It was a bat-like design run by a lightweight steam engine of his own invention.
As more women began to smoke in the early 1900s, the ashtray went closer to an art form and they were detailed, often very fancy.
About 1450 the coiled spring was invented and it made possible portable clocks. The first watches were made in 1510.
The 20th century saw an increasing use of technology in chair construction with such things as all-metal folding chairs, metal-legged chairs, the Slumber Chair and other.
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The first machine for making espresso was built and patented by Angelo Moriondo of Turin at the Turin General Exposition of 1884.
Between 1882 and 1886 Schuyler Wheeler and It was marketed by the firm Crocker & Curtis electric motor company.
In 1913, refrigerators for home and domestic use were invented by Fred W. Wolf of Fort Wayne with models consisting of a unit that was mounted on top of an ice box.
The first gasoline pump was invented and sold by Sylvanus Bowser in Fort Wayne, Indiana on September 5, 1885.
The phonograph was invented in 1877 by Thomas Edison it originally recorded sound onto a tinfoil sheet wrapped around a rotating cylinder.
In 1933, just after the period of the great depression following the crisis of 1929, the Wurlitzer presented the first juke box that had a great success.
Neon was discovered in 1898 by the British chemists Sir William Ramsay and Morris W. Travers in London.
Since the years of Louis XIV, pinball has been a form of entertainment that has evolved over the years.
Radio waves were first identified and studied by German physicist Heinrich Hertz in 1886 and thanks to him the radio was invented.
The history of signage goes back many years and throughout history has had different applications.
The world’s first electronic television was created by a 21 year old inventor named Philo Taylor Farnsworth.