ETHS - Brown Bag Lecture

ETHS - Brown Bag Lecture

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 | 12:00 PM
East Tennessee History Center - Auditorium | 601 S. Gay Street
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Date & Time Wednesday September 24th 2014 12:00 pm – 2:42 pm
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East Tennessee History Center – Auditorium
601 S. Gay Street

East Tennessee Historical Society – Brown Bag Lecture

Weston Fulton Changed the World

Knoxvillian Weston Fulton’s invention, the metal bellows, patented in 1901 had an impact that reached from the home and industry to “the bottom of the ocean to the surface of the moon and from hospital rooms to the top of skyscrapers.” Learn more about Fulton’s fascinating story, his business ventures that included Fulton Company, and his foray into the political life of Knoxville.

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