• I was a 19th century US inventor.
  • I was born in Charleston, Massachusetts and graduated from Yale in 1810.
  • I served as the first president of the National Academy of Design, which I helped to found.
  • I produced the first adequate electric telegraph and was granted $30,000 from congress to continue my work.
  • The system of communication I invented bears my name.

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