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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
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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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Invention for Improvement in Rotary Printing Presses

Inventor:
Hoe, Richard March  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 22 in x 9 in; 35.56 cm x 55.88 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
patent model; press, printing; rotary press; presses
Date made:
ca 1847
Patent date:
1847-07-24
ID Number:
GA.11017
Accession number:
48865
Catalog number:
GA*11017
Patent number:
5199
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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William P. Erwin and Thomas A. Dugdale's Second 1870 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Inventor:
Erwin, William P.  Search this
Dugdale, Thomas A.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 1 in; 17.145 cm x 19.05 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
model
desk model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Referenced in patent specifications:
United States: Indiana, Richmond
Date made:
1870
Patent date:
1870-03-01
Subject:
Education  Search this
Patent Models  Search this
ID Number:
CL.65.0372
Catalog number:
65.0372
Accession number:
249602
Patent number:
100,275
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-2731-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_664192
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William Erwin and Thomas Dugdale's first 1870 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Patentee:
Erwin, William P.  Search this
Dugdale, Thomas A.  Search this
Transfer:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office  Search this
Inventor:
Erwin, William P.  Search this
Dugdale, Thomas A.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in; 18.415 cm x 14.605 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
model
desk model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Indiana, Richmond
Referenced in patent specifications:
United States: Indiana, Richmond
Date made:
1870
Patent date:
1870-03-01
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
ID Number:
CL.65.0374
Accession number:
249602
Catalog number:
65.0374
Patent number:
100275
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_679726
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Invention for Improvement in Fishing Reels

Inventor:
MacCord, Charles W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 cm x 8 cm x 8 cm; 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in
Object Name:
fishing reel model
patent model, fishing reel
reel, fishing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States: New Jersey, Weehawken
Date made:
ca 1874
1874
Patent date:
1874-02-10
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Patent Models  Search this
ID Number:
CL.59.0042
Patent number:
147,414
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
59.0042
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-8104-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_742774
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Patent Model for the Improvement in Picking Cotton

Inventor:
Rawl, David  Search this
Physical Description:
tinned iron (overall material)
leather (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 42 cm x 37 cm; 11 1/32 in x 16 17/32 in x 14 9/16 in
Object Name:
patent model, cotton picker
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States: South Carolina, Batesburg
Date made:
ca 1882
Patent date:
1882-10-31
Subject:
Cotton  Search this
ID Number:
AG.266884
Catalog number:
266884
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
266,884
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b1-ebd6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_857214
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Patent Model for the Improvement in Ear-Rings

Inventor:
Weed, Louisa A.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 1 cm x 1 cm; 25/32 in x 13/32 in x 13/32 in
Object Name:
patent model, ear ring
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States: New York, Brooklyn
Date made:
ca 1876
Patent date:
1877-03-13
ID Number:
AG.188323
Catalog number:
188323
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
188,323
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-37bd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_896945

Patent Model for the Manufacture of Rubber Fabrics

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
ID Number:
AG.003462
Catalog number:
003462
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
3,462
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-c020-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_861150

Patent Model for a Card Gauge for Platen Printing Press

Inventor:
Golding, William H.  Search this
Maker:
Golding, William H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.8 cm x 28.5 cm x 17.7 cm; 8 3/16 in x 11 7/32 in x 6 31/32 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States
Date made:
ca 1873
Patent date:
1873-11-02
ID Number:
1996.0062.08
Catalog number:
1996.0062.08
Patent number:
145101
Accession number:
1996.0062
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Exhibition:
Printing at Home
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-cb9c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1177558
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Patent Model for Stencil Frames for Autographic Writing.

Maker:
De Zuccato, Eugenio  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 cm x 18 cm x 21 cm; 1 3/16 in x 7 1/16 in x 8 1/4 in
Object Name:
manufacture, stencil frames
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1879
Patent date:
1879-09-16
ID Number:
1996.0062.07
Catalog number:
1996.0062.07
Accession number:
1996.0062
Patent number:
219665
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-bb61-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1347174

Patent model for printers' quoins

Maker:
Ames, Chauncey W.  Search this
Sprague, E. H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.7 cm x 8 cm x 1.5 cm; 11/16 in x 3 1/8 in x 9/16 in
Object Name:
manufacture, printer quoins
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1873
Patent date:
1873-05-27
ID Number:
1996.0062.01
Patent number:
139351
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.01
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-a6c9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997674

Patent Model for Molds for Casting Blocks for Printing Carpets or Wall Paper

Maker:
Berry, James  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 cm x 11.5 cm x 11 cm; 2 3/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 5/16 in
Object Name:
method, manufacturing molds
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1854
Patent date:
1854-03-14
ID Number:
1996.0062.02
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.02
Patent number:
010630
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-87d7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997675

Patent model for printers' shooting sticks

Maker:
Blackwell, Benjamin B.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.7 cm x 23 cm x 7.7 cm; 1 1/16 in x 9 1/16 in x 3 1/16 in
Object Name:
patent model
stick, shooting
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1870
Patent date:
1870-09-06
ID Number:
1996.0062.03
Patent number:
107154
107154
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-bec7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997676

Patent Model of a Metallograph, or Embossing Pen for Autographic Printing

Patentee:
Setchell, George C.  Search this
Maker:
Carey, Augustus C.  Search this
Carey, George R.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19.3 cm x 7 cm x 14 cm; 7 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in
Object Name:
machine, metal embossing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
methods of embossing metal for printing surfaces; machine, metal embossing; metal embossing; machine, type casting; methods of embossing metal; engraving and embossing equipment
Date made:
ca 1879
Patent date:
1879-05-27
ID Number:
1996.0062.04
Catalog number:
1996.0062.04
Patent number:
215792
Accession number:
1996.0062
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-becd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997677

Patent model for loose leaf binder

Maker:
Carlson, Charles A.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.3 cm x 24 cm x 5.7 cm; 1 5/16 in x 9 7/16 in x 2 1/4 in
Object Name:
manufacture, loose leaf binder
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1905
Patent date:
1905-04-18
ID Number:
1996.0062.05
Patent number:
787353
787353
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-a6ca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997678
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Patent Model for a Type Mold

Maker:
Day, Hartley W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 cm x 12 cm x 9.5 cm; 8 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in
Object Name:
patent model
mold, type
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
mold, type; patent model; type mold; type manufacture
Date made:
ca 1848
Date made:
1848
Patent date:
1848-10-10
ID Number:
1996.0062.06
Patent number:
005846
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.06
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-87d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997679

Patent model for sidesticks and quoins

Maker:
Gosorn, George T.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 cm x 26.2 cm x 3.5 cm; 9/16 in x 10 5/16 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
manufacture, sidesticks and quoins
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1879
Patent date:
1879-08-12
ID Number:
1996.0062.09
Patent number:
218518
218518
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997681
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Patent model for printers' sidesticks and quoins

Maker:
Keehn, Francis  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.2 cm x 25.3 cm x 1.5 cm; 1/2 in x 9 15/16 in x 9/16 in
Object Name:
manufacture, sidesticks and quoins
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1873
Patent date:
1873-12-16
ID Number:
1996.0062.10
Patent number:
145574
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.10
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e10b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_997682
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Patent model for printers' quoins

Maker:
Lame, Samuel C.  Search this
Briggs, Ferdinand Sherwin  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 cm x 3 cm x 1.5 cm; 1 9/16 in x 1 3/16 in x 9/16 in
Object Name:
manufacture, printers quoins
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1874
Patent date:
1874-03-10
ID Number:
1996.0062.11
Patent number:
148308
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.11
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e120-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997683

Patent model for printers' sidesticks and quoins

Maker:
McGrath, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.7 cm x 31 cm x 3.5 cm; 11/16 in x 12 3/16 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
manufacture, sidesticks and quoins
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
ca 1872
Patent date:
1872-12-17
ID Number:
1996.0062.12
Patent number:
133948
Accession number:
1996.0062
Catalog number:
1996.0062.12
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National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-87d9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_997684
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