Breakwater. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Breakwater.
  • Added Title Sea Wall.

Creator

  • Inventor: Armour, D. Hillen
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Witness: Hanson, H. F.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Witness: Caldwell, E. B.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Patent Office.
    Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1859-06-07
  • Acceptance Date: 1859-06-07

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Patent for improving seawalls to "preserve channels across the bars at the mouths of rivers, creeks, or canals and between bays and gulfs" (lines 6-8), including illustration.
  • Physical Description: [1], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Patents -- Texas.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Science and Technology
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Civil Works - Locks and Dams
  • Keyword: breakwaters
  • Keyword: walls
  • Keyword: sea-walls

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Brazoria County - Columbia

Collection

  • Name: Texas Patents
    Code: TXPT

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Patent

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 24271

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