Quilting-Frame for Sewing-Machines.

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Patent for improvement in quilting-frames by providing “screw-eyes on the end pieces of the frame for the purpose of holding the frame together and at the same time serving to run in the rollers to carry the frame along,” (Lines 25-31) and an interchangeable roller-gages would enable either straight or curved or fancy quilting to be done. Illustration is included.

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

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Stukes, John Marion July 14, 1891.

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  • Main Title: Quilting-Frame for Sewing-Machines.
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Patent for improvement in quilting-frames by providing “screw-eyes on the end pieces of the frame for the purpose of holding the frame together and at the same time serving to run in the rollers to carry the frame along,” (Lines 25-31) and an interchangeable roller-gages would enable either straight or curved or fancy quilting to be done. Illustration is included.

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

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The Texas Patents collection consists of United States patents filed by Texas inventors before 1900. A majority of the patents are for agricultural and industrial applications, such as seeding machines, harvesters, plows, wind and water propellers, and steam engines. Other inventions include timekeepers, remedies and firearms.

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  • July 14, 1891

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Stukes, John Marion. Quilting-Frame for Sewing-Machines., patent, July 14, 1891; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth172743/: accessed December 2, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.