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 Decade: 1850-1859
 Collection: Texas Patents
Improvement in Cotton-Seed Planters.

Improvement in Cotton-Seed Planters.

Date: September 13, 1859
Creator: Collier, T. T.
Description: Patent for the improvement of the hopper, stirrer, and distributor in cotton-planters that dispenses seeds into the soil using two horizontal united disks that discharges the seeds regularly and evenly, including illustration.
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Improvement in Sewing-Machines.

Improvement in Sewing-Machines.

Date: November 15, 1859
Creator: Singer, E. C.
Description: Patent for improvement in sewing-machines by using two cams, one to operate the needle-arm and another to operate the feed and shuttle movements, illustration is included.
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Improvement in Machines for Distributing Fertilizers.

Improvement in Machines for Distributing Fertilizers.

Date: September 27, 1859
Creator: Morrel, Z. N.
Description: Patent for the improvement of fertilizer-distributer which dispense fertilizers from a hopper with revolving arms that is mounted on top of a plow like machine, which would allow the fertilizers fall into the furrow. Including illustration.
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Improvement in Seed-Planters.

Improvement in Seed-Planters.

Date: August 16, 1859
Creator: Murphy, Willis G.
Description: Patent for a seed-planter using two vibratory vertical feed-wheels, similar in size to distribute different seeds at the same time, one is designed specifically for cotton seeds, illustration is included.
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Improvement in Seed-Planters.

Improvement in Seed-Planters.

Date: March 9, 1858
Creator: Doss, William C.
Description: Patent for a seed feeder using a tube connected to a revolving cylinder at the bottom of the hopper to deposit the seeds into the earth, including illustration.
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Improvement in Harvesters.

Improvement in Harvesters.

Date: April 21, 1857
Creator: Wilson, J. C. & Wilson, T. G.
Description: Patent for cutting grain in gavels at regular intervals along the track of the machine, including illustration.
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Machine for Threshing Grain in the Field.

Machine for Threshing Grain in the Field.

Date: April 14, 1857
Creator: Wilson, J. C. & Wilson, T. G.
Description: Patent for a machine that collects swaths of grain for threshing using hooked teeth arranged in rows, including illustration.
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Arrangement of Devices for Lowering and Detaching Boats.

Arrangement of Devices for Lowering and Detaching Boats.

Date: March 16, 1858
Creator: De Veuve, Henry
Description: Patent for "lowering and detaching life and other small boats from large ships" (lines 5-7), including illustration.
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Improved Method of Feathering the Sails of Vanes of Windmills.

Improved Method of Feathering the Sails of Vanes of Windmills.

Date: March 31, 1857
Creator: Wilson, J. C. & Wilson, T. G.
Description: Patent for a new windmill design with different sails and connections, including illustrations.
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Improvement in Cotton-Seed Planters.

Improvement in Cotton-Seed Planters.

Date: April 27, 1858
Creator: Donovan, I. T. & Fowler, W. J.
Description: Patent for the improvement for planting cotton seeds using a toothed wheel and hopper, including illustration.
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