Mr. Henry Blair

Mr. Henry Blair was a farmer, inventor, and the second Black person to earn a US patent.

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Mr. Henry Blair was a farmer, inventor, and the second Black person to earn a US patent. His invention, the Seed-Planter,, allowed farmers to plant more corn quickly and using less labor. His second patent was for a cotton planter.

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