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Air Conditioning Revolution!
E. Smith Air Conditioning History Lesson:
110 years ago Willis H. Carrier invented Air Conditioning and forever changed the world! The A/C revolution started with a five-story brick factory in Brooklyn, NY and quickly moved to four-family homes in the surrounding suburbs. Residential air conditioning had hit mainstream and created a whole new world!
By 1955 one in every 22 American homes had air conditioning and by 1960 that number jumped to one in five! This revolution gained Carrier a National recognition, air conditioning was named one of the Top 10 inventions of the 20th century by The National Academy of Engineering! For more information, check out this great article from cbsnews.com