Animal-Trap. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Animal-Trap.
  • Added Title Animal Trap.

Creator

  • Inventor: Bassinger, Stephen
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Stephen Bassinger, of Italy, Texas, Assignor of One-Half to W.D. Morton, of Same Place.

Contributor

  • Witness: Field, E. M.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Witness: Aycock, Robert
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Aycock, Robt.
  • Printer: Norris Peters Co.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: The Norris Peters Co., Photo-Lithographer, Washington, D. C.

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Patent Office.
    Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1891-03-17
  • Acceptance Date: 1891-03-17

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Patent for an improved animal trap for “catching small animals in a trap which will be ever set and in operative position for catching an animal and which will be automatically reset” (lines 10-13), illustration is included.
  • Physical Description: [2], 3 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Patents -- Texas.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Science and Technology
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Science and Technology - Tools
  • Keyword: self-resets
  • Keyword: rotates
  • Keyword: springs

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Ellis County - Italy

Collection

  • Name: Texas Patents
    Code: TXPT

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Patent

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Patent Number: 448313
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth172632

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