Plow.

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Patent for a new and improved plow. This design "has for its object to produce a plow suitable for general purposes, of great durability and efficiency, and provided with a reversible share and landside, which are so arranged that while the point or the one and edge or flange of the other are being worn away or dulled the reversed point of the former and reversed edge or flange of the latter are being pointed and sharpened by contact with the soil through which the plow is driven, thus compensating for the wearing and dullness of the cutting-points and flanges ... continued below

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

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Holland, Joseph J. November 15, 1881.

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  • Holland, Joseph J. Holland, J.J., of Macy, Texas, assignor of one-half to Herbert B. Taliaferro, of same place.

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Description

Patent for a new and improved plow. This design "has for its object to produce a plow suitable for general purposes, of great durability and efficiency, and provided with a reversible share and landside, which are so arranged that while the point or the one and edge or flange of the other are being worn away or dulled the reversed point of the former and reversed edge or flange of the latter are being pointed and sharpened by contact with the soil through which the plow is driven, thus compensating for the wearing and dullness of the cutting-points and flanges in operation" (lines 23-34).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 249,727, dated November 15, 1881. Application filed June 11, 1881. (No model.)"

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  • November 15, 1881

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  • November 15, 1881

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  • June 11, 1881

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Holland, Joseph J. Plow., patent, November 15, 1881; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170256/: accessed November 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.