Portable Type-Distributer.

Description:

Patent for improvements in portable “type-distributing device which can be comfortably held in the hand and without strain on the wrist, and which is provided with a suitable main receptacle to hold the matter being distributed and also with auxiliary receptacles for leads and spaces, whereby the labor of distributing is greatly facilitated and lessened and the work much more rapidly accomplished.” (Lines 26-34) Includes illustration.

Creator(s): Clarke, Robert
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
Creation Date: August 4, 1891
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Creator (Inventor):
Clarke, Robert

Robert Clarke, of Galveston, Texas.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 4, 1891
  • Accepted: August 4, 1891
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
Description:

Patent for improvements in portable “type-distributing device which can be comfortably held in the hand and without strain on the wrist, and which is provided with a suitable main receptacle to hold the matter being distributed and also with auxiliary receptacles for leads and spaces, whereby the labor of distributing is greatly facilitated and lessened and the work much more rapidly accomplished.” (Lines 26-34) Includes illustration.

Physical Description:

[1], 2 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): type cabinets | typesetting
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Portable Type Distributer.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 457182
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth172756
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text