Improvement in Seed-Planters.

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Patent for improvement in seed-planters by using a combination of lock-lever, bars, set-screw and a tongue to “construct accurate planters in which the planting may be readily done in exact check row, and which will allow the dropping device to be instantly thrown into or out of gear when desired.” (Lines 16-19) Illustration is included.

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[1], 2 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Herrin, I. F. April 13, 1869.

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  • Main Title: Improvement in Seed-Planters.
  • Alternate Title: Seed Planter.

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Patent for improvement in seed-planters by using a combination of lock-lever, bars, set-screw and a tongue to “construct accurate planters in which the planting may be readily done in exact check row, and which will allow the dropping device to be instantly thrown into or out of gear when desired.” (Lines 16-19) Illustration is included.

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[1], 2 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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  • April 13, 1869

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  • April 13, 1869

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Herrin, I. F. Improvement in Seed-Planters., patent, April 13, 1869; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth165169/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.