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Sash Holder And Fastener.

Sash Holder And Fastener.

Date: July 25, 1899
Creator: Guynes, Allen Perry
Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in sash holders and fasteners, including instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Petroleum-Oil-Burner

Petroleum-Oil-Burner

Date: February 3, 1903
Creator: Demory, Alexander F. & Barron, William G.
Description: Patent for an oil burner for providing heat, light, and for cooking or baking. It super heats steam in two steam chambers to generate more heat.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cotton-Chopper.

Cotton-Chopper.

Date: March 9, 1897
Creator: Rusk, William Thomas.
Description: Patent for a cotton chopping wheel which can be attached to any style of plow or cultivator. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Wire-Stretcher.

Wire-Stretcher.

Date: October 5, 1897
Creator: Gardner, Robert J.
Description: Patent for a tool that can be used for fence construction by stretching the wires to the desired tension, or for repairing fences by crimping the slack in the wires. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Rivet-Set.

Rivet-Set.

Date: February 10, 1891
Creator: Wilson, William A.
Description: Patent for an improvement in rivet-sets which having various sizes of holes and cavities for cutting and setting; it can be riveted by hand or machine. Illustration is included.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Screw-cutting Die.

Screw-cutting Die.

Date: February 6, 1883
Creator: Müller, Joseph
Description: Patent for a screw-cutting die, including illustrations. The invention includes "a die-plate of special construction, adapted to cut either right or left hand threads" (lines 12-13).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cotton-Chopper

Cotton-Chopper

Date: April 19, 1892
Creator: Balshaw, David
Description: Patent for "a cheap and simple machine adapted to chop or hoe cotton and simultaneously plow or hill the same; furthermore, to adapt the chopper to form stands composed of any number of plants and at any distance apart, and, finally, to provide means for raising and lowering the plows out of and into operative position and throwing the chopping mechanism into and out of gear, which means are controlled in a convenient manner by the driver or operator" (lines 10-20).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Churn Power.

Churn Power.

Date: January 4, 1881
Creator: Clark, William
Description: Patent for a new and improved motorized butter churn. This design is of "a simple and efficient device for converting a rotary into a reciprocating motion, which may be either vertical or horizontal, and is especially adapted to the various kinds of churns, washing-machines, and the like now in the market" (lines 13-18).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cotton-Buncher.

Cotton-Buncher.

Date: April 28, 1885
Creator: Tynes, Samuel
Description: Patent for an implement to thin and bunch young cotton plants, including illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Portable Pump, &c.

Portable Pump, &c.

Date: September 15, 1885
Creator: Phillips, Richard
Description: Patent for improvement to a pump "adapted for attachment to small vessels containing oil, water or any other liquid" (lines 10-12) that includes a better means of securing the pump.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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