12 Changes And Inventions Pennsylvania Contributed To The History Of The World
By Beth Price-Williams|Published July 20, 2022
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
Pennsylvania has certainly played a significant role in United States history, but it’s also known the world over. Some of these Pennsylvania inventions made a huge impact on human lives while others changed our culture. Here are 13 inventions Pennsylvania contributed to the history of the world.
This is by no means an exhaustive list of all the ways Pennsylvania made an impact on world history. What are some other Pennsylvania inventions that helped change the world? Let us know in the comments! Then head over to learn more about the 10 worst disasters to occur in Pennsylvania history.
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