Baling Press.

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Patent for a new and improved baling-press. This design consists in "[t]he combination of the frame or support, the lever-arms, the winch and the ropes connecting the said arms thereto, the follower, the toggle-jointed levers connecting the said follower with the frame, and the rods connecting the joints of the said levers to the lever-arms, with the follower and the fulcrumed levers, having their inner ends connected to the follower and their outer ends connected to [a different] follower whereby the said followers move simultaneously when the winch is turned" (lines 83-94).

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

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Robburts, George W. March 30, 1886.

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  • Robburts, George W. Robburts, Geo. W., of Elmo, Texas, assignor of one-half to John E. Polk, of same place.

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Patent for a new and improved baling-press. This design consists in "[t]he combination of the frame or support, the lever-arms, the winch and the ropes connecting the said arms thereto, the follower, the toggle-jointed levers connecting the said follower with the frame, and the rods connecting the joints of the said levers to the lever-arms, with the follower and the fulcrumed levers, having their inner ends connected to the follower and their outer ends connected to [a different] follower whereby the said followers move simultaneously when the winch is turned" (lines 83-94).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 338,785, dated March 30, 1886. Application filed January 13, 1886. Serial No. 188,421. (No model.)"

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  • March 30, 1886

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  • March 30, 1886

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  • January 13, 1886

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Robburts, George W. Baling Press., patent, March 30, 1886; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171224/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.