The Mechanical Reaper

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The Mechanical Reaper was invented in 1831 by a man named Cyrus McCormick. It was invented for farmers and plantation owners and cost around $155.
Cyrus McCormick Demonstrates His Mechanical Reaper

Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick was born in Rockbridge Country, Virginia. He was born in 1809 and later died in 1884.