19th Century Products & Inventions

Products

  • Aunt Jemima Pancakes
  • Budweiser Beer
  • Campbell Soup
  • Coca Cola
  • Coors Beer
  • Corn Flakes
  • Cracker Jack
  • Dr. Pepper
  • Eveready Batteries
  • Gillette razor
  • Gold Medal Flour
  • Graham Crackers
  • Grape Nuts
  • Heinz catsup
  • Ivory Soap
  • Jell-O
  • Juicy Fruit Gum
  • Kellogg’s Cereal
  • Lee Jeans
  • Levi’s
  • Lipton Tea
  • Listerine
  • Mason Jar
  • Miller Beer
  • Pepsi Cola
  • Post Cereal
  • Swiss Army knife
  • Tabasco
  • Thermos bottle
  • Tootsie Rolls
  • Vaseline
  • Welch’s Grape Juice
  • Wrigley’s Gum

Common items

  • batteries
  • cylinder lock
  • fountain pen
  • friction matches
  • lawn mower
  • light bulb
  • nail clippers
  • paper clip
  • paper drinking straws
  • plastic
  • Portland cement
  • postage stamps
  • pneumatic tire
  • raincoat
  • rayon
  • rubber
  • safety pin
  • stapler
  • tin can
  • toilet paper roll
  • toothpaste tube
  • wrench
  • zipper

Generic food

  • hot dogs
  • hamburgers
  • donuts
  • potato chips
  • ice cream
  • peanut butter
  • evaporated milk

Mechanical inventions

  • air conditioner
  • automobile
  • barbed wire
  • bicycle
  • calculator
  • camera
  • cash register
  • cotton gin
  • diesel engine
  • dish washer
  • electric chair
  • electric clock
  • electric fan
  • electric trolley car
  • electromagnet
  • elevator
  • escalator
  • film projector
  • glider
  • gyroscope
  • ice maker
  • kaleidoscope
  • motorboat
  • motorcycle
  • motorized vacuum cleaner
  • phonograph
  • punch cards
  • propellers
  • radar
  • railroad train
  • refrigerator
  • roller coaster
  • roller skates
  • rotary printing press
  • sewing machine
  • slot machine
  • steam engine
  • steel converter
  • subway
  • telegraph
  • telephone
  • traffic light
  • typewriter
  • vending machine
  • voice recorder
  • washing machine
  • zeppelin

Medical inventions

  • anesthesia
  • antiseptics
  • aspirin
  • blood transfusions
  • cosmetic surgery
  • contact lenses
  • pasteurization
  • plastic surgery
  • stethoscope
  • syringe injections
  • vaccines: anthrax, cholera, plague, rabies, typhoid fever
  • x-rays

Weaponry

  • dynamite
  • machine gun
  • revolver
  • rifle
  • submarine
  • torpedo

Namesakes

  • Robert Bunsen’s burner
  • Joseph Campbell’s soup
  • Earl of Cardigan’s sweater
  • Andrew Carnegie’s auditorium
  • Gustave Eiffel’s tower
  • George Ferris’s wheel
  • Richard Gatling’s gun
  • John Harvey Kellogg’s cereal
  • Jules Leotard’s leotards
  • Thomas Lipton’s tea
  • Joseph Lister’s Listerine
  • Charles Mackintosh’s raincoat
  • Henri Nestle’s chocolate
  • Louis Pasteur’s pasteurization
  • Earl of Stanley’s trophy
  • John Stetson’s hat
  • Levi Stauss’s jeans