Combined Corn and Cotton Seed Planter.

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Patent for a new and improved seed planter. This design is "to simplify the means employed for providing at will recesses of different depths in the wheel, and also to provide means whereby a recess of both greater width and depth can be provided for cotton-seed than for corn, whereby the cotton-seed can be fed from the hopper in a more certain, free, and efficient manner than heretofore" (lines 23-31).

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

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Holland, Joseph J. March 20, 1883.

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Patent for a new and improved seed planter. This design is "to simplify the means employed for providing at will recesses of different depths in the wheel, and also to provide means whereby a recess of both greater width and depth can be provided for cotton-seed than for corn, whereby the cotton-seed can be fed from the hopper in a more certain, free, and efficient manner than heretofore" (lines 23-31).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 274,195, dated March 20, 1883. Application filed February 6, 1882. (No model.)"

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  • March 20, 1883

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  • March 20, 1883

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  • February 6, 1882

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Holland, Joseph J. Combined Corn and Cotton Seed Planter., patent, March 20, 1883; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170505/: accessed October 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.