In the following pages, the development of the lift will be dealt with chronologically, reporting dates in which has been introduced solutions, inventions, innovations that made the lift an increasingly used and safer method of vertical transportation. This timeline is based on the reading of a series of articles and technical texts written by experts from the late 1800s and early 1900s. The starting point and the following steps were initially taken from the American website https://theelevatormuseum.org/ which a in turn refers in part to the same articles and studies of Professor Dr. Lee Gray.

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