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Letters Patent for unknown invention

Publisher:
Madison, James  Search this
Monroe, James  Search this
Maker:
U.S. Department of State  Search this
Physical Description:
vellum (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18.4 cm x 28.6 cm; 7 1/4 in x 11 1/4 in
Object Name:
letters patent
sheet (vellum)
sheets (vellum
sheets (vellum)
Object Type:
relief
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1816, July 15
ID Number:
1981.0252.04
Catalog number:
1981.0252.04
Accession number:
1981.0252
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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letters patent, purifying and extracting machinery, metals

Measurements:
overall - rolled: 14 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; x 37.465 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Letters Patent, Purifying and Extracting Machinery, Metals
Credit Line:
David Singman
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MI-1087
Catalog number:
MHI-MI-1087
Accession number:
321769
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Letters Patent for improvements to Well's lever printing press

Publisher:
Jackson, Andrew  Search this
Van Buren, Martin  Search this
Maker:
U.S. Department of State  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
vellum (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36.4 cm x 27.7 cm; 14 11/32 in x 10 29/32 in
Object Name:
letters patent
sheets (vellum)
Object Type:
Etching
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1829, June 29
ID Number:
1981.0252.02
Catalog number:
1981.0252.02
Accession number:
1981.0252
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Letters Patent for Well's book binder's cutting press

Publisher:
Monroe, James  Search this
Adams, John Quincy  Search this
Maker:
Wells, John I.  Search this
U.S. Department of State  Search this
Physical Description:
vellum (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37.4 cm x 29 cm; 14 23/32 in x 11 13/32 in
Object Name:
Patent, letters
letters patent
sheet (vellum)
sheets (vellum)
Object Type:
Etching
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
Click to the right
15 July 1816
8 February 1819
23 March 1824
29 June 1829
Date made:
1824, March 23
Associated Date:
1824-03-23
ID Number:
1981.0252.03
Patent number:
X3836
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Letters Patent for Wells lever printing press

Maker:
U.S. Department of State  Search this
Physical Description:
vellum (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Object Name:
sheet (paper)
sheets (vellum)
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1819-02-08
ID Number:
1981.0252.01
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Inventor's Copy of Letters Patent for Carterfone, US Patent 3100818

Maker:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 in x 1/16 in; 27.94 cm x 20.32 cm x .15875 cm
Object Name:
patent document
Date made:
1963
Credit Line:
from Thomas F. Carter
ID Number:
1989.0504.04
Accession number:
1989.0504
Catalog number:
1989.0504.04
Patent number:
3100818
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Russian Letter Patent

Measurements:
overall - envelope: 5 1/2 in x 14 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 36.83 cm
overall - routing slip: 6 3/8 in x 4 3/8 in; 16.1925 cm x 11.1125 cm
overall - patent: 14 in x 9 1/8 in; 35.56 cm x 23.1775 cm
Object Name:
Patent
Date made:
1906
Credit Line:
James L. Ewin
ID Number:
MC.244867
Catalog number:
244867
Accession number:
46749
1906.46749
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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letters patent

Object Name:
Letters Patent
Object Type:
letters patent
ID Number:
AG.MHI-M-9726
Catalog number:
MHI-M-9726
Accession number:
298026
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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clothespins, letters patent

Object Name:
Clothespins, Letters Patent
ID Number:
TE.T18379.000
Catalog number:
T18379.000
?1710342.000
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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certificate, letters patent

Associated person:
Jackson, Andrew  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (seal material)
Object Name:
Certificate, Letters Patent
ID Number:
PL.302520.01
Catalog number:
302520.01
Accession number:
302520
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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British Letters Patent No. 20,981

Collection Creator:
Pickard, Greenleaf Whittier, 1877-1956  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
Improvements relating to the Production, Regulation, and Utilization of Electric Currents of High Frequency, and to Apparatus therefore
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. No copyright, patent, trademark or related interests were conveyed in the deed of gift. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Greenleaf Pickard Notebooks, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Greenleaf Pickard Notebooks and Nikola Tesla Patents
Greenleaf Pickard Notebooks and Nikola Tesla Patents / Series 2: Nikola Tesla Patents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Letters Patent

Object Name:
Print
Other Terms:
Print; Photomechanical Lithography
ID Number:
GA.04214.40
Catalog number:
04214.40
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Letters Patent

Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 7 1/8 in; 27.94 cm x 18.034 cm
Object Name:
Document
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN79807Z19
Accession number:
LOAN 292869
LOAN 292869
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Letters Patent

Associated person:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (seal material)
Object Name:
Certificate, Patent
ID Number:
PL.034713 [dup3]
Catalog number:
034713
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Letters Patent for Music Roll Punch

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
ribbon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 8 in; 30.48 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
patent
ID Number:
MI.59.0034
Catalog number:
59.0034
59.34
Accession number:
136177
Patent number:
650268
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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The United States Of America, Commissioner of Patents, Letters Patent

Physical Description:
white; red; blue; black (overall color)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 8 in; 30.48 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
Certificate
Date made:
1966-11-22
Credit Line:
Martin A. Coyle, Jr.
ID Number:
2001.0250.06
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Political and Military History: Political History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Original Letters Patent Document. Pantentee: Sylvanus Albert Reed, Invention: Propeller, Country: Germany

Collection Creator:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation  Search this
Container:
Box 39, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
5/28/31
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records, Acc. XXXX-0067, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records
Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records / Series 1: Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records / 1.5: Patent Litigation
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Letter of Patent for Fire Engine, issued to Jacob Perkins and Allan Pollack

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 9/16 in x 25 in; 39.52875 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
letters patent
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1812
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.1902
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.1902
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-56f0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Bakelite Phonograph Record

Maker:
Columbia Graphophone Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 cm; x 5 1/2 in
overall: 1/16 in x 5 1/2 in; .15875 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Phonograph Record
Date made:
ca. 1909
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Harry DuBois
ID Number:
1983.0626.26
Catalog number:
1983.0626.26
Accession number:
1983.0626
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ed3b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Creamer

Maker:
Meriden Britannia Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver plate (overall material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/8 in x 6 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 13.6525 cm x 16.1925 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
creamer
coffee and tea service, part of
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Date made:
1871
Patent date:
1870-07-19
Subject:
Beverages  Search this
Coffee Drinking  Search this
Tea Drinking  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Insilco Corporation
ID Number:
1984.0424.16
Accession number:
1984.0424
Catalog number:
1984.0424.16
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-f74a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322830
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