Dec 07, 2019 ... 638,920, the world's first patent for a golf tee – a wooden spike with a flexible rubber peg for the ball. Because Dr. Grant was an inventor and ...
Dec 07, 2019 ... Hitting a golf ball became a lot easier after Dr. George Grant invented and patented the first golf tee in 1899. Before Grant's invention, golfers ...
It took a long while for Dr. George Grant to get credit for his invention... in fact nearly a century. But he was definitely the first person to patent the golf tee.
Golf tee patent, granted December 12, 1899. George Franklin Grant (September 15, 1846 – August 21, 1910) was the first African-American professor at Harvard. He was also a Boston dentist, and an inventor of a wooden golf tee.
The first wooden peg golf tee was invented and patented by Dr. George Grant of Boston. His patent was issued on December 12, 1899 and was given number ...
Dec 07, 2019 ... Grant is an important figure in history for reasons having nothing to do with golf. And his tee patent did describe what might be called the first ...
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Dr. George Grant and Evolution of the Golf Tee Dec 07, 2019 | Liberty Corner, N.J. By Kylie Garabed, USGA ... Even though the patent for his tee, issued on Dec.
Dec 07, 2019 ... In the early days of golf, golf tees as we know them today were not ... is Dr. George Grant, the first black graduate of Harvard's dental school.