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Inventor:
Goodyear, Charles  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33.5 cm x 29.5 cm x 32 cm; 13 3/16 in x 11 5/8 in x 12 19/32 in
Object Name:
patent model, rubber fabric making machine
Object Type:
Patent Model
rubber
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1844
Patent date:
1844-03-09
Description (Brief):
In 1844 Charles Goodyear of New York, New York received a patent for a machine used for the manufacturing of corrugated or shirred rubber fabrics. Rubber strips were sandwiched between fabric, stretched and pressed between two rollers, one calendared, creating a rubber impregnated cloth.
Location:
Currently not on view
ID Number:
AG.003462
Catalog number:
003462
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
3,462
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Industry & Manufacturing
Patent Models
Invention and the Patent Model
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-c020-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_861150