George Poe

Inventor

1846 – 1914

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Who was George Poe?

George Poe, Jr. was a pioneer of mechanical ventilation of asphyxiation victims. He was the first person to manufacture nitrous oxide for commercial use in his Trenton, New Jersey company.

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Born
May 8, 1846
Elkridge Landing
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Trenton
Died
Feb 3, 1914
Norfolk

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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