Ironing Board Sarah Boone
Sarah boone an african american inventor was awarded the patent for her ironing board april 26th 1892.
Ironing board sarah boone. The sista who invented the ironing board. Sarah boone 18321904 was an american inventor who on april 26 1892 obtained united states patent number 4735631 for her improvements to the ironing board. The board was very narrow curved and made of wood. In her patent application she wrote that the purpose of her invention was to produce a.
Ironing was done with irons heated on the stove or. Sarah boones ironing board was designed to improve the ironing of sleeves and the bodies of womens garments. She made it for cleaning sleeves. She made it to iron sleeves and womens garments.
She was an inventor who designed and made improvements to the ironing board. Boones legacy was her improved ironing board. Patent her invention us. Boone was a rarity during her time a female african american inventor.
473653 issued in 1892 and was directed to an improved ironing boardthe. She was one of the first african american women to receive a patent in united states history. Born in 1832 in craven county north carolina as sarah marshall boone was 15 years old when she married james boone in 1847. The real ironing board was just two chairs and a plank.
The shape and. Boone came up with a better idea. Boones ironing board was designed to improve the quality of ironing sleeves and the bodies of womens garments. Sarah boone is believed to be the fifth african american woman to be awarded a us.
Sarah boone was an african american dressmaker who made her name by inventing the modern day ironing board. This video is about sarah boone. Sarah boone 1832 1904 sarah boone was an american inventor best known for her patented improvements to the ironing board. Enjoyreferencespatent us473653 ironing board.
The sista who invented the ironing board.