Cotton-Sack Carrier.

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Patent for a carrying sack meant to carry cotton to and from the field. It is not carried on a worker's back or dragged on the ground. The sack is on an adjustable axle and "may be arranged at an inclination to cause the truck to travel upon a curved line to facilitate the guiding of the same in operation; and furthermore, to provide a fender to prevent objects from falling between the cotton sacks and the wheels of the truck" (lines 14-20).

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

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Laird, Archibald F. & Hill, John M. November 28, 1893.

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  • Main Title: Cotton-Sack Carrier.
  • Added Title: Cotton Sack Carrier.

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Patent for a carrying sack meant to carry cotton to and from the field. It is not carried on a worker's back or dragged on the ground. The sack is on an adjustable axle and "may be arranged at an inclination to cause the truck to travel upon a curved line to facilitate the guiding of the same in operation; and furthermore, to provide a fender to prevent objects from falling between the cotton sacks and the wheels of the truck" (lines 14-20).

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

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Application filed July 28, 1893. Serial No. 481,768. (No model.)

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  • November 28, 1893

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  • November 28, 1893

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  • July 28, 1893

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Laird, Archibald F. & Hill, John M. Cotton-Sack Carrier., patent, November 28, 1893; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth173571/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.