Sash Holder.

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Patent for a new and improved sash holder. This design "consists in supplying the sash with two spring-actuated cams—one upon each side—which cams in their normal condition press against the frame and hold the sash, but are simultaneously withdrawn and held out of contact with the frame by the partial rotation of a cylindrical operating-handle, with which the cams are connected by suitable rods, said handle also furnishing the means by which the sash is raised and lowered" (lines 41-50).

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

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Cutter, Martin A. January 19, 1886.

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Patent for a new and improved sash holder. This design "consists in supplying the sash with two spring-actuated cams—one upon each side—which cams in their normal condition press against the frame and hold the sash, but are simultaneously withdrawn and held out of contact with the frame by the partial rotation of a cylindrical operating-handle, with which the cams are connected by suitable rods, said handle also furnishing the means by which the sash is raised and lowered" (lines 41-50).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 334,692, dated January 19, 1886. Application filed October 3, 1885. Serial No. 178,908. (Model.)"

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  • January 19, 1886

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  • January 19, 1886

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  • October 3, 1885

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Cutter, Martin A. Sash Holder., patent, January 19, 1886; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171168/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.