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Maker:
Lorenz, William A.  Search this
Johnson, Louis K.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 cm x 29.5 cm x 18 cm; 8 1/4 in x 11 5/8 in x 7 1/16 in
Object Name:
patent model; machine, type setting
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1881
Patent date:
1881-07-19
Description (Brief):
This patent model demonstrates an invention for improvements to typesetting machines, specifically in the control of type traveling from storage channels to assembly point. The invention was granted patent number 244723. Both Patentees Lorenz and Johnson had a financial interest in the Burr typesetting machine (see Lorenz's earlier patents).
Location:
Currently not on view
ID Number:
GA.89797.244723
Patent number:
244723
Accession number:
089797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.244723
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-8f8a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_998741