Hand of History — The Mind of the Inventor (Webinar)

Shirley Jackson, Physicist, at the chalkboard.
Shirley Jackson, Physicist, Telecommunications Giant. Photo: https://www.famousinventors.org/12-famous-women-inventors-of-all-time

You’re creative AND you’re a history geek?

Wait. You must sign up for this USPTO webinar.

It’s called The Hand of History — The Mind of the Inventor. It’s a month-long series presented by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), starting tomorrow, June 14, 2022, at 3 pm ET.

Presented by historians, the series is about 20th-century inventions, inventors, their patents and the economic implications of them, from the 1900s to the 1950s.

Session 2 is about television. Sessions 2 and 3 cover automobiles and aviation, toys, umbrellas, and more.

Register at the USPTO’s events site.

The series will be led by Marc Raboy, Professor Emeritus, Art History & Communication Studies, McGill University and USPTO historian Adam Bisno.

See The Hand of History-The Mind of the Inventor series page on the USPTO website.