Self-Setting Trap. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Self-Setting Trap.
  • Added Title Self Setting Trap.

Creator

  • Inventor: Dowell, Lawson Henry
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Lawson Henry Dowell, of Walton, Texas.

Contributor

  • Witness: Broun, T. F.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Witness: Messer, J. B.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • 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: 1891-07-07
  • Acceptance Date: 1891-07-07

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Patent for a useful self-setting trap, meaning the captured animal will set the trap for another animal. In this self-setting trap the bait is held against molestation, and which may be employed to successively catch and confine all animals that may pass therein.” (Lines 14-17) Illustration is included.
  • Physical Description: [2], 2 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
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Animal traps.
  • Keyword: victim-reset

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Van Zandt County - Walton

Collection

  • Name: Texas Patents
    Code: TXPT

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Patent

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Patent Number: 455313
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth172735

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