Store Shelving.

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Patent for new and improved store shelving. This design utilizes a hinge whereby the shelving can collapse onto a flat surface, which is otherwise available as storage itself. This design also utilizes wheeled legs for easy transportation and zinc plating so as to partially fire-proof the shelving.

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Harris, Thomas A. February 27, 1883.

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Patent for new and improved store shelving. This design utilizes a hinge whereby the shelving can collapse onto a flat surface, which is otherwise available as storage itself. This design also utilizes wheeled legs for easy transportation and zinc plating so as to partially fire-proof the shelving.

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 273,069, dated February 27, 1883. Application filed August 21, 1882. (No model.)"

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  • February 27, 1883

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  • February 27, 1883

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  • August 21, 1882

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Harris, Thomas A. Store Shelving., patent, February 27, 1883; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170492/: accessed February 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.