Cotton Sprinkler.

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Patent for a new and improved sprinkler. This design consists "[i]n a cotton or other plant sprinkler, the reservoir or tank mounted upon a suitable carriage or truck, and having connected thereto a pump, in combination with the grooved pulley, rigidly secured to the wheel of the carriage or truck, belt or chain, pulley, clutch, and crank, connected by suitable levers or arms to the piston-rod . . . with the pipes, provided with roseheads, of the arm or carrier, formed in sections and connected to a suitable lever for raising or lowering it" (lines 20-33).

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

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Wolfram, John Arnold May 17, 1881.

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Description

Patent for a new and improved sprinkler. This design consists "[i]n a cotton or other plant sprinkler, the reservoir or tank mounted upon a suitable carriage or truck, and having connected thereto a pump, in combination with the grooved pulley, rigidly secured to the wheel of the carriage or truck, belt or chain, pulley, clutch, and crank, connected by suitable levers or arms to the piston-rod . . . with the pipes, provided with roseheads, of the arm or carrier, formed in sections and connected to a suitable lever for raising or lowering it" (lines 20-33).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 241,577, dated May 17, 1881. Application filed May 10, 1880. (No model.)"

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  • May 17, 1881

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  • May 17, 1881

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  • May 10, 1880

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Wolfram, John Arnold. Cotton Sprinkler., patent, May 17, 1881; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170163/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.