Switch Attachment. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Switch Attachment.

Creator

  • Inventor: Warren, Governor D.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Governor D. Warren, of Dallas, Texas, and James Casey, of Coalgate, Indian Territory.
  • Inventor: Casey, James
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Governor D. Warren, of Dallas, Texas, and James Casey, of Coalgate, Indian Territory.

Contributor

  • Witness: Martin, Gus
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Witness: Self, John H.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Jno. H. Self.
  • Witness: Frech, George E.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Geo. E. Frech; Witness for Illustration.
  • Printer: National Lithographing Company
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: The National Lithographing Company, Washington, D. C.

Publisher

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

Date

  • Creation: 1894-04-03
  • Acceptance Date: 1894-04-03
  • Submission Date: 1893-06-26

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Patent for a switch attachment that consists of a derailing guard, a side track rail, an adjustable shoe that pivots next to the rail, a vertical groove in the end of the shoe, and a swinging free arm.
  • Physical Description: [1], 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: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Railroads
  • Keyword: switches
  • Keyword: tracks
  • Keyword: changes

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
  • Place Name: United States - Oklahoma - Coal County - Coalgate
  • Historic Place Name: United States - Indian Territory - Choctaw Nation - Coalgate

Collection

  • Name: Texas Patents
    Code: TXPT

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Patent

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 517783
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth173697

Note

  • Display Note: Application filed June 26, 1893. Serial No. 478,927. (No model.)