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Maker:
Lorenz, William A.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27.5 cm x 33 cm x 29.5 cm; 10 13/16 in x 13 in x 11 5/8 in
Object Name:
patent model
machine, type distributing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1876
Patent date:
1876-03-21
Description (Brief):
This patent model demonstrates an invention for improvements to a type-distributing machine which was granted patent number 174915. The machine was invented by Charles W. Dickinson and was patented in 1872 and 1875. The rights were assigned to Samuel W. Green, who reassigned them to Edward N. Dickerson, trustee for Henry A. Burr. Burr, a hat manufacturer, was the proprietor of the Burr, later Empire, typesetter.
Location:
Currently not on view
ID Number:
GA.89797.174915
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
174915
Catalog number:
GA*89797.174915
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d065-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_766720