November 14 Birthday: ROBERT FULTON: FROM SUBMARINE TO STEAMBOAT
Robert Fulton, inventor
Nov. 14, 1765-Feb. 24, 1815
Fulton’s name is synonymous with steamboats. But first he was a sign painter, air-gun inventor and apprentice jeweler. Read all about his life and inventions in this picture book biography.
Read more about Robert Fulton on this site from the University of Rochester.