Brown, Joseph

Brown, Joseph (Rogers)

(1810–76) inventor, engineer, manufacturer; born in Warren, R.I. He became a machinist in 1827 and set up a shop in 1831 to manufacture tools. In 1858 he began manufacture of sewing machines, forming a company in 1866. Brown invented milling and grinding machines, cutters, and he simplified the Vernier caliper (1852).
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Puppeteers Sam Brown, Joseph Page, Matt Wisner, Luke Brown, Samuel Walker and |Nathan Basten at the Bible Discovery Week event on The Piazza
16 April 2013: Gregory Angelino, Jillian Baczyk, Stephen Balzer, Josh Biringer, Diane Boccella, Matthew Boehler, Brian Bogan, Dylan Brown, Joseph Campanella, Norman Michael Capiral, Andrew Caulfield, Michael Clark, Michael Collins, Andrew P.
GENEROUS: From left, Erin Brown, Joseph Rowe, Mary Savage, Mark Dolan, Alec Williamson, Sean Cain and Hannah Kenny
HAT'S NICE: Pupils (L-R) Kieran Brown, Joseph James, Joseph Maughan with resident Morris Cole
Popstar to Operastar ITV1, 8pm They may have impressed many in the pop world, but do Joe McElderry, Andy Bell, Cheryl Baker, Claire Richards, Jocelyn Brown, Joseph Washbourn, Melody Thornton and Midge Ure have what it takes to impress the masses as opera stars?
ALTRINCHAM: Coburn, Densmore, Brown, Joseph, Williams, Smith, Lawton, Danylyk, Beesley, Reeves, Baynes.
MARTHA'S PARTY: With grandchildren, from left above, Edward Gray, Joshua Brown, Joseph Raine, James Gray, Henry Gray, Sam Raine and Olivia Turnbull on her gran's knee, and right, sharing a moment with little Joshua, three; 100th BIRTHDAY: Martha Turnbull with her children, left to right, Margaret Brown, Stan Turnbull and Rita Bartle Main picture by ANDREW GRAY; EARLY DAYS: Martha, left, and with, from left, husband Allan, daughter Rita, son Stan and daughter Margaret when they were children; YOUNG LOVE: Martha and Allan on their wedding day, left, and with little Stan, above
Brown, Joseph Epes with Marina Brown Weatherly, Elenita Brown, et al.
The 117 members of the class of 2005 include Bryan Adams, Danielle Adams, Danielle Admire, Jonathan Antoku, Jessica Balfour, Michael Bawyll, Matthew Beeching, Heather Bell, Kathryn Billhartz, Michael Boggs, Travis Boyles, Megan Bridgeman, Jarryd Brown, Joseph Brumback, Roy Burklow III, Britni Cacan, Jeffry Campbell, KA'LA Campbell, Todd Carman, Brittany Caswell, Andrew Caudle, Brandon Chaffin, Joseph Church, Jason Collver, Leeann Compton, Karissa Cordell, Bryan Crow, Anna Cunningham, William Cunningham, Whitney Dragt, Jacob Edris, Claire Faust, Krista Garrison, Nathan Gast, Jessica George, Stephanie Gilbert, Amanda Graves-Simpson, Aaron Guldager,
With Milla Jovovich, Rosario Dawson, Hill Harper, Bill Nunn, Ned Beatty, Jim Brown, Joseph Lyle Taylor, Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Roger Guenveur Smith, Lonette McKee, Zelda Harris, John Turturro, Arthur J.
Raymond Brown, Joseph Fitzmyer, and Roland Murphy (Eds.