Child's Crib.

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Patent for a new and improved child's crib. This design utilizes "a rock-shaft with inward-projecting arms, from the inner ends of which the cords are suspended, [and it] avoid[s] the friction and wear of the cords incident to the carrying of these through the screw-eyes, as shown in [a previous patent], making them last much longer, beside simplifying the construction of the crib" (lines 67-74).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Brown, Fred Harvey March 15, 1881.

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Description

Patent for a new and improved child's crib. This design utilizes "a rock-shaft with inward-projecting arms, from the inner ends of which the cords are suspended, [and it] avoid[s] the friction and wear of the cords incident to the carrying of these through the screw-eyes, as shown in [a previous patent], making them last much longer, beside simplifying the construction of the crib" (lines 67-74).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 238,843, dated March 15, 1881. Application filed August 31, 1880. (No model.)"

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  • March 15, 1881

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  • March 15, 1881

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  • August 31, 1880

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Brown, Fred Harvey. Child's Crib., patent, March 15, 1881; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170133/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.