Band Stretcher.

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Patent for a new and improved band stretcher. This design "relates to improvements in band-stretchers in which a windlass, crank, and ratchets operate in conjunction with a sliding clamp; and the object of [the] improvement is to provide a device with which the ends of a band may be drawn together and held for the purpose of lacing" (lines 15-21).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Lawrence, Joseph A. February 23, 1886.

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Patent for a new and improved band stretcher. This design "relates to improvements in band-stretchers in which a windlass, crank, and ratchets operate in conjunction with a sliding clamp; and the object of [the] improvement is to provide a device with which the ends of a band may be drawn together and held for the purpose of lacing" (lines 15-21).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 336,571, dated February 23, 1886. Application filed July 25, 1885. Serial No. 172,698. (No model.)"

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  • February 23, 1886

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  • February 23, 1886

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  • July 25, 1885

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Lawrence, Joseph A. Band Stretcher., patent, February 23, 1886; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171199/: accessed November 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.