From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Unidentified

An unidentified slave in Kentucky is said to have invented the hemp-brake machine. For more see African American Inventors, by O. R. Sullivan.

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NKAA Source: African American inventors

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“Unidentified,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 7, 2019, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/655.

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