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Model, Boiler, late 19th century

Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 6 in; 25.4 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
boiler
boiler, model
Other Terms:
boiler; Ship
Date made:
late 19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Herbert Wadsworth, Avon, New York
ID Number:
TR.310477
Catalog number:
310477
Accession number:
119413
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Ship Models
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8a60-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843828
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Model of a Revolving Cylinder Engine – Late 19th Century

Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 8 in x 9 in; 20.32 cm x 20.32 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
Engine, Steam
engine, steam, model
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
Steam Engines  Search this
ID Number:
MC.308727
Catalog number:
308727
Accession number:
89,797
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Patent Models
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Exhibition:
Power Machinery
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-6936-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846152
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Clothing Set: 19th Century Skirt

Donor Name:
United States Exploring Expedition  Search this
Length - Skirt:
84 cm
Width - Skirt:
46.5 cm
Culture:
Peruvian  Search this
Object Type:
Skirt
Place:
Callao, Peru, South America
Accession Date:
1858
Collection Date:
1838 to 1842
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
66A00050
USNM Number:
E5693-1
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/391b57b7f-50fb-4e32-a61e-ddc297060733
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8469881

Clothing Set: 19th Century Hood or Veil

Donor Name:
United States Exploring Expedition  Search this
Unknown - Veil:
61 cm
60 cm
Culture:
Peruvian  Search this
Object Type:
Veil
Place:
Callao, Peru, South America
Accession Date:
1858
Collection Date:
1838 to 1842
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
66A00050
USNM Number:
E5693-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30f23255d-de33-4e8c-ade2-c010dcdf5136
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8469880
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1838 Bigelow's Patent Model of a Loom

Inventor:
Bigelow, Erastus Brigham  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (mechanisms material)
Object Name:
loom patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, West Boylston
Model constructed:
before 1838-01-06
Patent date:
1838-01-06
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
Invention  Search this
Related Publication:
Janssen, Barbara Suit. Patent Models Index
ID Number:
TE.T11411.128
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
T11411.128
Patent number:
546
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Patent Models
Patent Models, Textile Machinery
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0b06-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1070864
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Patent Model for Paper Bag Machine

Maker:
Knight, Margaret E.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 12 3/16 in; 16.2052 cm x 17.145 cm x 30.9372 cm
Object Name:
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
papermaking
Date made:
ca 1879
Patent date:
1879-10-28
Related Publication:
Harris, Elizabeth M.. Patent Models in the Graphic Arts Collection
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
Pravel, Gambrell, Hewitt, Kirk, Kimball, and Dodge
ID Number:
1980.0004.01
Accession number:
1980.0004
Catalog number:
1980.0004.01
GA*89797.220925
Patent number:
220925
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Industry & Manufacturing
Work
National Treasures exhibit
Artifact Walls exhibit
Communications
Patent Models
Food
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-df53-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214303
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Aaron W. Hempleman's 1876 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Patentee:
Hempleman, Aaron W.  Search this
Transfer:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office  Search this
Inventor:
Hempleman, Aaron W.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in x 8 in; 19.685 cm x 19.685 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
model
desk model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Referenced in patent specifications:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1876
Patent date:
1876-05-23
Subject:
Education  Search this
Patent Models  Search this
ID Number:
CL.65.0399
Catalog number:
65.0399
Accession number:
249602
Patent number:
177,835
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Cultures & Communities
American History Education Collection
Patent Model School Seats and Desks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-b687-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_664184

William Wooten's 1869 School Desk and Seat Patent Model of School Desk and Seat

Patentee:
Wooton, William S.  Search this
Transfer:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office  Search this
Inventor:
Wooton, William S.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in x 7 in; 19.05 cm x 24.13 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
school desk
model
desk model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Referenced in patent specifications:
United States: Indiana, Richmond
Date made:
1869
Associated date:
1868
Patent date:
1869-03-02
Subject:
Education  Search this
Patent Models  Search this
ID Number:
CL.249602.581
Catalog number:
249602.581
Accession number:
249602
Patent number:
87,386
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Cultures & Communities
American History Education Collection
Patent Model School Seats and Desks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0a23-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_660961
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William Joeckel's 1861 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Patentee:
Joeckel, William H.  Search this
Transfer:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office  Search this
Inventor:
Joeckel, William H.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in x 7 in; 24.13 cm x 17.145 cm x 17.78 cm
desk: 4 3/4 in x 7 in x 6 3/4 in; 12.065 cm x 17.78 cm x 17.145 cm
seat: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
model
seat model
desk and seat model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Referenced in patent specifications:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1861
Patent date:
1861-12-24
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
ID Number:
CL.65.0512
Catalog number:
65.0512
Accession number:
249602
Patent number:
33,994
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Cultures & Communities
American History Education Collection
Patent Model School Seats and Desks
Exhibition:
Inventing in America
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-fa0d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_679729

France, 19th Century, Patents

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OF, Folder 520800-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / France
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2302e61dc-4d24-4d00-b5da-71a82bd1ae5f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref7528

Patent Model, Life Boat

Patentee:
Sterling, Alpheus G.  Search this
Sterling, Abram T.  Search this
Inventor:
Sterling, Alpheus G.  Search this
Sterling, Abram T.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
rubber (fitting material)
copper alloy (fitting material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 20 in x 7 in; 10.16 cm x 50.8 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
lifeboat, model
patent model, lifeboat
Object Type:
Patent Model
Home of patentees:
United States: Maine, Portland
Date made:
1874
Patent date:
1874-12-12
1874-04-21
Related event:
The Development of the Industrial United States  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
TR.325947
Accession number:
249602
Catalog number:
325947
Patent number:
149,891
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Work and Industry: Maritime
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0b4f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1316596
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Patent Model, Life Boat

Patentee:
Tremberger, George  Search this
Stein, Michael Joseph  Search this
Inventor:
Tremberger, George  Search this
Stein, Michael Joseph  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 32 in x 25 in x 8 in; 81.28 cm x 63.5 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
lifeboat, model
patent model, lifeboat
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1879
Patent date:
1879-01-28
Related event:
The Development of the Industrial United States  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
1978.2282.06
Catalog number:
1978.2282.06
Accession number:
1978.2282
Patent number:
211,807
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Work and Industry: Maritime
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-44dd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1095593
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Fowler Adder Patent Model

Patentee:
Fowler, George B.  Search this
Maker:
Fowler, George B.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 22.5 cm x 11.5 cm; 13/32 in x 8 27/32 in x 4 17/32 in
Object Name:
adder
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Place patented:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1863
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
MA.252688
Catalog number:
252688
Accession number:
49064
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Adder
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-12d7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690829
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Patent Model, Life Boat

Patentee:
Francis, Joseph  Search this
Inventor:
Francis, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (surface material)
copper alloy (parts material)
ferrous (parts material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 6 in x 26 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 15.24 cm x 67.31 cm
Object Name:
patent model, lifeboat
life boat, patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
patent model, lifeboat; lifeboat; Maritime
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1841
Patent date:
1841-03-26
Related event:
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
TR.308542
Catalog number:
308542
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
2,018
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-feec-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843790
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Patent Model, Life Boat

Patentee:
Francis, Joseph  Search this
Manufacturer:
Novelty Iron Works  Search this
Inventor:
Francis, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
copper or brass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 2 ft; x .6096 m
Object Name:
patent model, lifeboat
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
lifeboat, metallic; patent model, lifeboat; Maritime
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Life boat used for rescue:
Atlantic Ocean
Date made:
1858
Patent date:
1858-03-23
Related event:
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
TR.308546
Catalog number:
308546
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
19,693
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Work and Industry: Maritime
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5439-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844264
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Richards Sole Cutting Patent Model

Patentee:
Richards, Richard  Search this
Inventor:
Richards, Richard  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Object Name:
patent model, sole cutting machine
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lynn
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Lynn
Date made:
1840 - 1844
Patent date:
1844-12-16
ID Number:
AG.003857
Catalog number:
003857
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
3,857
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Industry & Manufacturing
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-2d43-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_895988
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H. M. Wood Windmill Patent Model

Inventor:
Wood, Harvey M.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/8 in x 7 1/8 in x 12 in; 23.1775 cm x 18.0975 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
model, windmill
patent model, windmill
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Michigan
Associated place:
United States: Michigan, Commerce
Date made:
1879
Patent date:
1879-12-02
ID Number:
MC.309136
Catalog number:
309136
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
222,340
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Agriculture
Natural Resources
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Energy & Power
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-78d5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846961
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Patent Office

Artist:
Dodge, Collier & Perkins, active late 19th century  Search this
Associated Institution:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Medium:
Stereoscopic albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 9 × 14.8 cm (3 9/16 × 5 13/16")
Mount: 10.2 × 17.5 cm (4 × 6 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
c. 1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Cabinets  Search this
Home Furnishings\Dishes\Bowl  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.POB36
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f3c32d62-0e99-4c7a-ae7c-38bc5c272ea4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.POB36
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1868 - Antoine Bonnaz; Patent model for a machine to embroider

Object Name:
Patent model, sewing machine
Patent model, embroidery machine
ID Number:
TE.T06332.000
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
T06332.000
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Sewing Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1e97-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1069833
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Crane, Patent Model

Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 8 in x 16 in; 19.05 cm x 20.32 cm x 40.64 cm
overall, from cat. card: 9 in x 12 in; 22.86 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Hoist
hoist, model
crane, model
Date made:
19th century
ID Number:
MC.325593
Catalog number:
325593
Accession number:
249602
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-752e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846323
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