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Can you name the person whose name is associated with a place or thing?

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French teacher of the blind; writing system for the blind
great-great grand daughter had a line of jeans; Tennessee university
Invented frozen-food process; frozen food company
7th president of the United States; Florida city
Inventor of wheat drill & automatic gun; Civil War era multi-barrel gun
Irish-born British admiral; measures wind speed
'I shall return' declarant; LA park
First to put names on football uniforms; Chicago stadium
Supreme Court Justice; Baltimore airport
Hall of Famer Pittsburgh Pirate; Puerto Rico stadium
designer of a style of cowboy hat; Florida university
Organized American Red Cross; Kansas county
Ferdinand & Isabella paid for his trip; Scioto and Olentangy rivers meet here
The man who vulcanized rubber; major U.S. tire company
American engineer; stainless steel gull-winged door automobile
CluePerson
chewing gum magnate; Chicago ballpark
AT&T's predecessor; inventor of telephone
16th president; University of Nebraska town
Eisenhower's Sec of State; VA airport
NY Mayor; NY airport
1968 presidential candidate; Minneapolis, MN stadium
Communist leader of North Vietnam 1941-1969 ; fomerly Saigon
Famous Quaker; 33rd largest state
Attorney General 1961-1964;DC stadium
35th president; Cape Canaveral Space Center
Invented a single-lens reflex camera; high end medium format camera
Popular cartoons depicting complex devices that perform simple tasks in indirect, convoluted ways. His name is synonymous with them.
Father of the U.S. Constitution; NYC street associated with advertising
American entrepreneur, launched CNN; Atlanta stadium;
Poor Richard's Almanac author; stove is named after him

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