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Attachment for Harrows

Attachment for Harrows

Date: March 11, 1913
Creator: Taylor, David T. & Barker, Felix
Description: Patent for attachment of harrows that facilitate the use of harrows in pilling cotton stalks. This device allows the harrows to be in continuous motion creating efficiency in cotton pilling.
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Well-Drilling Machine.

Well-Drilling Machine.

Date: November 18, 1902
Creator: Moore, Robert Burns
Description: Patent for “a new and improved well-drilling machine adapted to be driven by horse-power and arranged to permit of actuating the drilling tools for drilling purposes and to allow of conveniently and quickly raising the tools from the well…” (lines 8-14) including illustrations.
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Windmill.

Windmill.

Date: October 28, 1902
Creator: Faubion, William
Description: Patent for windmill that is cheap and highly efficient with a simple manufacture.
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Plow

Plow

Date: July 1, 1902
Creator: Michalka, Joseph
Description: Patent for a plow with adjustable height and depth with a locking mechanism.
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Shovel-Plow.

Shovel-Plow.

Date: April 22, 1902
Creator: Michalka, Joseph
Description: Patent for improvements in shovel-plows “by enabling the stock and shoe securely mounted and yet adjusted from one position to another, according to the work to be performed.” (Lines 9-12) Illustration is included.
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Plow Guide and Gage.

Plow Guide and Gage.

Date: November 5, 1901
Creator: Lindsey, John Samiel
Description: Patent for "gages and guides for plows and cultivators. the object of invention is to provide and adjustable guide and gage adapted to be attached to divided standards of plows and cultivators." (lines 11-16) including illustrations.
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Hame-Fastener.

Hame-Fastener.

Date: October 29, 1901
Creator: Waters, R. H.
Description: Patent for improved hame-fasteners used to hold the hames together and tighten them up.
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Machine for catching insects.

Machine for catching insects.

Date: October 29, 1901
Creator: Maupin, Owen M.
Description: Patent for a machine that catches pests such as the Cotton Boll Weevil and Colorado beetle as an aid to pest control for growing crops. Illustration included.
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Cattle-Guard.

Cattle-Guard.

Date: April 2, 1901
Creator: Steinmann, Herman Werner
Description: Patent for an improved cattle-guard by using a guard that has a plurality of spurs, should an animal step thereon its foot will be directed against one or more of these spurs, thus causing the animal to withdraw its foot and not attempt to pass over the rail. This will prevent the animal from crossing railway-tracks, but the spurs will not interfere with the free passage of trains. (Lines 10-20) Illustration is included.
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Evaporator.

Evaporator.

Date: October 10, 1899
Creator: Kuzel, Thomas
Description: Patent for a new and useful evaporating furnace, including instructions and illustrations.
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