Ole Larson's Folks

Born in Germany on this date in 1854: Thiel’s great-grandfather and namesake, Herman Carl Thiel.

Herman Thiel GRB 1219i

Top photo is detail from a patent issued to Herman Thiel, for a new type of dynamo design, dated 1893. Below, the entire page from the patent file.

H Thiel patent

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