in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Electrical Engineering; Engineering and Technology; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 1569 words.
Westinghouse, George (06 October 1846–12 March 1914), inventor and manufacturer, was born in Central Bridge, Schoharie County, New York, the son of George Westinghouse and Emeline Vedder,...