But despite the influence he wielded in his lifetime, Ingersoll today has been all but forgotten.
“My main function was to take people out on walks with chimps—famous people, mostly,” said Ingersoll.
A campaign was then spearheaded by Ingersoll to save Nim, and after dozens of letters, his voice was heard.
Their principle, modified to suit work of another character, is seen in percussive rock drills, such as the Ingersoll Sergeant.
Extract from Mr. Ingersoll's letter, dated Philadelphia, 8th March, 1783.
It remained for the Ingersoll organization, many years later, to develop such a factory system.
Let us acknowledge freely that Ingersoll was not a pioneer in science.
I purchased an Ingersoll; but not in London, for London was sold out!
The observations of an Ingersoll which stood near me were particularly startling.
Affrighted orthodox Christians are perpetually warning their young friends against Mr. Ingersoll.