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Cotton Chopper.

Cotton Chopper.

Date: February 6, 1883
Creator: Craig, William Sinclair
Description: Patent for a new and improved cotton chopper. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with a sulky having a loop secured to its axle, of a pair of hoes secured to a pair of pivoted bars, which are adapted to slide up and down in the loop, and a spring arranged between the bars to hold the hoes in a closed position . . . [and] provided with foot-rests for the driver, whereby the hoes may be forced into the ground" (lines 55-67).
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Fire-Screen.

Fire-Screen.

Date: August 17, 1897
Creator: Havecotte, John H.
Description: Patent for a portable, ornamental fire screen. Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Governor for Steam-Engines.

Governor for Steam-Engines.

Date: August 25, 1896
Creator: Wilcox, Ferdenand, S.
Description: Patent for "a steam engine governor for shutting off the supply of steam to the engine in the event of the governor-belt breaking or slipping from the pulley, which is operatively connected with the weighted arms of the governor, so as to control the motion of the latter." (Lines 9-15) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Improved Apparatus for Heating Water and Condensing Steam.

Improved Apparatus for Heating Water and Condensing Steam.

Date: October 1, 1867
Creator: Phalen, Henry J.
Description: Patent for improvement in apparatus for heating water, other liquids, and condensing steam.
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Improvement for Axle-Boxes for Vehicles

Improvement for Axle-Boxes for Vehicles

Date: June 11, 1872
Creator: Ahrenbeck, Charles
Description: Patent for an improvement in axle-boxes for vehicles which incorporates an adjustable tube that may take up the wear on its ends.
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Improvement in Axles for Vehicles

Improvement in Axles for Vehicles

Date: July 2, 1872
Creator: Ahrenbeck, Charles
Description: Patent for "an Improvement in Wagon-Axle Skeins" that "has for its object to furnish an improved iron axle for wagons and other vehicles which shall be stronger without being heavier than iron axles made in the ordinary manner."
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Improvement in Bale-Ties.

Improvement in Bale-Ties.

Date: December 2, 1879
Creator: Camp, Ira M.
Description: Patent for "an improved fastening for the ends of bale-bands, whether the latter be constructed of sheet metal or wire." (lines 18-21) including instructions and illustrations.
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Improvement in Car-Couplings.

Improvement in Car-Couplings.

Date: July 24, 1877
Creator: McCarty, Ezra B. & Heagerty, James
Description: Patent for improved construction and arrangement of car-couplings.
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Improvement in Chairs.

Improvement in Chairs.

Date: May 9, 1876
Creator: Barnes, James W.
Description: Patent for improvement in chairs, which provides adjustable shoulder supports and back (inclination and height), with intended advantages of better lung capacity and spinal alignment. The chair can be adjusted to fit all sizes of bodies. It is noted that some of the adjustable features could be incorporated into other furnishings such as beds or lounges. An additional feature of the chair is a retracting spring to assist the user in exiting the chair.
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Improvement in Combined Lint-Room and Cotton-Presses.

Improvement in Combined Lint-Room and Cotton-Presses.

Date: December 20, 1870
Creator: Albertson, Ichabod H.
Description: Patent for the improvement of lint-rooms and cotton presses, including a description and illustrations.
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