Anti-Friction Wagon Slide.

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Patent for a new and improved anti-friction wagon slide. This design "consists of flat side pieces provided with bolt-holes near their ends, and connected to diametrically-opposite points of nearly-cylindrical end pieces, which have holes through their axes for the reception of the roller-shaft. The recess is so formed that the lower portion of the end pieces shall bear against its ends when the frame is put in place. This arrangement, together with the bolts through the corners of the frame and the coupling-tongue, prevents any tendency of the frame to displacement" (lines 42-54).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Jowell, George Ratcliff. July 27, 1886.

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Patent for a new and improved anti-friction wagon slide. This design "consists of flat side pieces provided with bolt-holes near their ends, and connected to diametrically-opposite points of nearly-cylindrical end pieces, which have holes through their axes for the reception of the roller-shaft. The recess is so formed that the lower portion of the end pieces shall bear against its ends when the frame is put in place. This arrangement, together with the bolts through the corners of the frame and the coupling-tongue, prevents any tendency of the frame to displacement" (lines 42-54).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 346,373, dated July 27, 1886. Application filed June 8, 1886. Serial No. 204,521. (No model.)"

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  • July 27, 1886

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  • July 27, 1886

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  • June 8, 1886

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Jowell, George Ratcliff. Anti-Friction Wagon Slide., patent, July 27, 1886; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171307/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.