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Lewis Latimer was one of the greatest inventors of his time. He was also an engineer who transformed the lightbulb at Thomas Edison's company. And he was a gifted artist, too. Includes fun facts, like who invented the Super Soaker.
Born in freedom -- Boyhood in Boston -- A boy becomes a man -- Lewis and the revolution -- The spark of electricity -- Edison's world -- A quiet leader -- A genius shaped in freedom.