Modern Marvels: The Invention of Indoor Plumbing | History


New York engineers’ schematics for indoor plumbing in the 1800s revolutionized bathrooms everywhere. Find out how in this excerpt from “Bathroom Tech.”


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Modern Marvels
Season 10
Episode 10
Bathroom Tech

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