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Lewis Edson Waterman
Birth: Nov. 20, 1837
New York County (Manhattan), USA
Death: May 1, 1901, USA

Businessman. In 1884 he developed the first practical fountain pen and founded the Waterman Fountain Pen Company. At the age of 15 he self-taught himself Pitman's System of Phonography [shorthand]. Although his formal education ended with the district school he would, later, teach shorthand at the University of Virginia.  
 
Burial:
Forest Hills Cemetery and Crematory
Jamaica Plain
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: #2669 Evergreen Path
 
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Record added: Aug 10, 2002
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