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Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: March 19, 1895
Creator: Armstrong, James P.
Description: Patent for improved car couplings "of the Janney type, capable of readily coupling on short curved, and adapted to be either coupled or uncoupled without going between cars. A further object of the invention is to provide means whereby the parts may be readily set for automatic coupling, or to prevent coupling." (Lines 13-20) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: November 6, 1894
Creator: Tunnell, John D.
Description: Patent for "improvements in car couplings and it has for its general object to provide a coupling embodying such a constructions that two cars may be connected together or disconnected without the objectionable necessity of a trainman going between them." (Lines 11-17) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: June 29, 1897
Creator: Martin, David D.
Description: Patent for "an automatic link-coupler which shall embody strength, simplicity, certainty of action, and adaptability for manipulation without entering between the cars and without necessity of relieving strain." (Lines 9-13) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: October 6, 1896
Creator: Schneider, Adolph F.
Description: Patent for an improved car-coupling that features "a solid block at the back part of the draw-head, which when coupling the cars will come far enough back to hit the solid part in the draw-head and prevent the bent spring from breaking." (Lines 16-21) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: January 28, 1896
Creator: Boyd, James S.
Description: Patent for "car-couplers of the link-and-pin type which couple automatically and are provided with unlocking-levers operated from the top and side of a car, and designed to avoid the necessity of passing between the cars to couple or uncouple the same." (Lines 11-17) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: June 15, 1897
Creator: Robertson, Isaac N.
Description: Patent for "car-couplings; and the object is to provide an improved automatically-tripped pin-supporting mechanism, and also to provide an improved device for holding the link in proper position for coupling, whereby the couplers of adjoining cars may be arranged to interlock automatically before coming together, thus avoiding the extreme danger incident to coupling cars." (Lines 12-20) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: May 25, 1897
Creator: Lee, Charles
Description: Patent for "automatic pin-and-link car-couplings in which a sliding spring-actuated block is employed for supporting the coupling-pin in an elevated position preparatory to coupling." (Lines 8-12) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Car-Coupling

Car-Coupling

Date: September 21, 1897
Creator: Yarnell, Leon, J. & Schmidt, Joseph H.
Description: Patent for automatic car-couplings, including instructions and illustrations.
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Car-coupling.

Car-coupling.

Date: September 21, 1897
Creator: Smith, Thomas Henry.
Description: Patent for a new and improved car coupling of the Janney type that increases "efficiency in service and enable[s] an operator at the side of the train to readily and with safety set the improved car-coupling to disconnect it from another of the same style" (lines 11-14), including instructions and illustrations.
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Car Coupling.

Car Coupling.

Date: January 11, 1881
Creator: Upson, Bolivar J.
Description: Patent for a new and improved design for freight car coupling. This design calls for a sliding block, with the assistance of metal pins, to lock the link between two freight cars firmly in place. This eliminates the possibility of accidental disconnect.
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