End Gate Fastener.

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Patent for a new and improved end-gate fastener. This design "consists in the hook-ended lever-buckle . . . for drawing up and fastening the ends of chains used on presses, wagons, and other places where a simple and convenient device that can be readily and quickly operated is needed" (lines 8-13).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Swenson, Bengt. J. March 17, 1885.

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Patent for a new and improved end-gate fastener. This design "consists in the hook-ended lever-buckle . . . for drawing up and fastening the ends of chains used on presses, wagons, and other places where a simple and convenient device that can be readily and quickly operated is needed" (lines 8-13).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 314,154, dated March 17, 1885. Application filed November 19, 1884. (No model.)"

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  • March 17, 1885

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  • March 17, 1885

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  • November 19, 1884

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Swenson, Bengt. J. End Gate Fastener., patent, March 17, 1885; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170924/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.