Draw Bar for Locomotives.

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Patent for a new and improved draw-bar for locomotives. This design consists, "with the frame of the locomotive and pilot mounted thereon, of the draw-bar connected to the frame, devices for locking and holding the draw-bar on the pilot, and a counter-weight for automatically elevating the draw-bar when released" (lines 97-102).

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

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Heidelberg, Samuel H. August 16, 1892.

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Patent for a new and improved draw-bar for locomotives. This design consists, "with the frame of the locomotive and pilot mounted thereon, of the draw-bar connected to the frame, devices for locking and holding the draw-bar on the pilot, and a counter-weight for automatically elevating the draw-bar when released" (lines 97-102).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 480,923, dated August 16, 1892. Application filed April 20, 1892. Serial No. 429,936. (No model.)"

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  • August 16, 1892

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  • August 16, 1892

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  • April 20, 1892

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Heidelberg, Samuel H. Draw Bar for Locomotives., patent, August 16, 1892; [Washington D.C.]. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth173144/: accessed October 24, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.