Celebrating Black History Lewis Latimer

Celebrating Black History Lewis Latimer

So we're talking about Lewis Latimer and his invention of the carbon filament inside of, what is now, the old school incandescent light bulb. In decor a lot of people like the Edison style light bulbs, where you can actually see the filament. He invented the original one.

That's important because Thomas Edison was actually in competition with Nikola Tesla where Edison had his alternating current and Tesla had his direct current. They were both competing in a race to secure a government contract to be able to light a City without using kerosene, which at the time, was how people lit their homes.

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