Seed Planter.

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Patent for a new and improved planter. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the frame, the rotary funnel-shaped hopper, the gear thereon, the axle and the gear of the inner fixed funnel-shaped pan, around which the hopper revolves, the apertured bottom plate in the hopper-shaped pan, the shaft connected to the hopper and revolving therewith, and a seed-operating device carried by the lower end of the said shaft over the seed-plate" (lines 98-107).

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

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Flatau, Louis S. January 12, 1886.

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Patent for a new and improved planter. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the frame, the rotary funnel-shaped hopper, the gear thereon, the axle and the gear of the inner fixed funnel-shaped pan, around which the hopper revolves, the apertured bottom plate in the hopper-shaped pan, the shaft connected to the hopper and revolving therewith, and a seed-operating device carried by the lower end of the said shaft over the seed-plate" (lines 98-107).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 334,223, dated January 12, 1886. Application filed October 8, 1885. Serial No. 179,337. (No model.)"

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  • January 12, 1886

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  • January 12, 1886

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  • October 8, 1885

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Flatau, Louis S. Seed Planter., patent, January 12, 1886; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171166/: accessed October 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.