Cyrus McCormick

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United States inventor and manufacturer of a mechanical harvester (1809-1884)

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Oliver Twist needs to metamorphose into Cyrus McCormick as his mode of thinking might just help improve services for separated children or at least protect the best of what we have got.
You might be the next Cyrus McCormick, Alexander, Graham Bell, Charles Goodyear, Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Eli Whitney, or Johannes Gutenberg.
He is the youngest son of Cyrus McCormick, the man who invented the reaper and harvested a fortune vast as a prairie wheat field.
Cyrus McCormick invented the McCormick Raper, which did the work of a hundred men.
Navistar's common stock was initially offered on the NYSE as International Harvester Company on June 11, 1908, about six years after the company's founder Cyrus McCormick merged his company with four others and incorporated as International Harvester Company.
Yamada, President and Cyrus McCormick Professor of Bible and Culture, McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL
I doubt Cyrus McCormick or Henry Wallace would recognize much of the industry we call agriculture today.
In July 1831, Cyrus McCormick invented the first mechanical reaper and demonstrated it on a Virginia farm.
The company's foundations were laid in 1831 when Cyrus McCormick invented the mechanical reaper, creating a new industry, modern agriculture, which allowed farmers to expand America westward.