Animal-Tread.

Description:

Patent for improvements in animal-treads when “animal is placed in the tread, the single or double tree being attached to the arm c’, and thus in addition to his weight he will have his strength to operate the tread. The function of the rope and weight is to keep the traces and tree from under the animal’s feet in case he should slack his speed, and thus prevent his tripping.” (Lines 59-66) Illustration is included.

Creator(s): Bevil, John R.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Hardin County - Village Mills
Creation Date: June 16, 1891
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Creator (Inventor):
Bevil, John R.

John R. Bevil, of Village Mills, Texas.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 16, 1891
  • Accepted: June 16, 1891
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Hardin County - Village Mills
Description:

Patent for improvements in animal-treads when “animal is placed in the tread, the single or double tree being attached to the arm c’, and thus in addition to his weight he will have his strength to operate the tread. The function of the rope and weight is to keep the traces and tree from under the animal’s feet in case he should slack his speed, and thus prevent his tripping.” (Lines 59-66) Illustration is included.

Physical Description:

[2], 2 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): animal powered | drum threads
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Animal Tread.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 454200
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth172719
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text