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History of my favorite machine!
Did you know that one of the earliest inventors of the sewing machine, Barthelemy Thomonnier, applied for a French patent in 1830, but his garment shop was burned and he was almost killed by enraged tailors who thought they were about to become unemployed? Did you know that in 1846 Elias Howe was the first inventor of the modern sewing machine - two thread sources, and a needle with the eye in the point of the needle? He struggled to protect his patent, because other inventors were coming up…