Gate.

Description:

Patent for a gate that is "a structure hanging and sliding by means of rollers on an inclined cross-bar, and so connected by ropes and pulleys to stationary posts that a person approaching it on horseback or in a vehicle may easily open the gate (without dismounting) by pulling the rope, and on releasing the rope the gate will close automatically" (lines 12-19), illustration is included.

Creator(s): Smith, William H.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Calhoun County - Port Lavaca
Creation Date: March 3, 1891
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Creator (Inventor):
Smith, William H.

William H. Smith, of Port Lavaca, Texas.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 3, 1891
  • Accepted: March 3, 1891
  • Submitted: June 9, 1890
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Calhoun County - Port Lavaca
Description:

Patent for a gate that is "a structure hanging and sliding by means of rollers on an inclined cross-bar, and so connected by ropes and pulleys to stationary posts that a person approaching it on horseback or in a vehicle may easily open the gate (without dismounting) by pulling the rope, and on releasing the rope the gate will close automatically" (lines 12-19), illustration is included.

Note:

"Application filed June 9, 1890. Serial No. 354,853. (No model.)"

Physical Description:

[1], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): gravitations | oblique movements | pendant closures
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 447374
  • GOVNO: 02/354853
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth172622
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text