George W. Snyder

George W. Snyder (1780-1841) was an American watchmaker and inventor.[1] Snyder invented the fishing reel in the 1820s.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "George Reynolds Snyder, Sr". Find A Grave. 2012. Retrieved Jun 1, 2012.
  2. The History of Fishing Reels. examiner. 2012. Retrieved Jun 1, 2012.