Ericsson, John (18021889)

Ericsson, John, a distinguished Swedish engineer, born at Langbanshyttan; went to England in 1826 and to United States of America in 1839, where he died; invented the screw propeller of steamships; built warships for the American navy, and amongst them the famous Monitor; his numerous inventions mark a new era in naval and steamship construction (18021889).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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