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18241888
an American inventor famous for designing, building and patenting some of the first successful sewing machines. He invented both the vibrating and the rotating shuttle designs which, in turns, dominated all home lockstitch sewing machines. With various partners in the 19th century he manufactured reliable sewing machines using the latter shuttle type.
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12/19/1854-Allen B. Wilson of Connecticut patents sewing machine to sew curving seams 
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1850 Wilson's Patent Model of a Sewing Machine:
Smithsonian National Museum of American History
Wheeler & Wilson Sewing Machines:
Sewalot
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