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Homeless woman is guarding Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star

The star was destroyed by millionaire activist James Otis, 52, an heir to the Otis Elevator Company fortune

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Nurse & orderly rushing patient to elevator 1971 Otis Elevator Company Print Ad

In 1857, the Otis Elevator Company installed the first steam powered elevator in a five story department store in Manhattan. In 1852, Elisha Otis invented the safety elevator which had a reliable emergency braking system.

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A Brief, Interesting History of the Otis Elevator Company

yeah so i definitely met the engineer who designed this lovely specimen the other day at a lecture. he's a neat guy. :)