George Safford Parker
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George Safford Parker

Businessman
Male
Born Nov 1, 1863
Hometown Shullsburg
Died Jul 19, 1937
Death Place Chicago, Illinois

George Safford Parker was an American inventor and industrialist. Parker was a telegraphy instructor in Janesville, Wisconsin and had a sideline repairing and selling fountain pens. Dismayed by the unreliability of the pens, he experimented with ways to prevent ink leaks. In 1888, Parker founded the Parker Pen Company. The next year he received his first fountain pen patent.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1863 Birth Born on November 1, 1863.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1937 74 Years Old Died on July 19, 1937.
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