|Biography of Rufus Porter||Obituary|
|Porter the teacher of art||Porter Murals|
|Porter the inventor: Cam Lever Vise||Aerial Navigation|
|Porter the inventor: Churn||Porter the inventor: Corn Sheller|
|Porter the Promoter & Salesman: Plumb & Level Indicator|
|Rufus Porter as an Editor: New York Mechanic, American Mechanic, Scientific American & Scientific Mechanic|
A great book titled: Rufus Porter, Yankee Pioneer written by Jean Lipman, Copyright 1968, Crown Publishers describes the life achievements of this most interesting man. Many of his color murals are shown as well.
|Future topics include Porter's work as painter, maker of silhouettes, teacher of music and dance, his genealogy, patents, founder and editor of 4 different weekly magazines and an expanded section on his attempt to build an airship to traverse the country in 3 days.|
Watch these pages for forthcoming additions. I have much more material than time to prepare it for these pages. Please tell me something you have or know about Rufus Porter.
pactu.com/rufuspor updated April 3rd, 2007
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