Instrument for Dividing Angles into Equal Parts.

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Patent for an instrument for dividing angles into equal parts and is meant to be used with a beam compass. The "invention consists in a member having a point adapted to be placed at the point of the angle to be divided, and having movable thereon a beam extending horizontally and having at one end a transverse head projecting from each side of the beam and carrying at one end an indicating point and at the other end a marking pencil" (lines 22-29).

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[1], 3 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Cornelius, Francis W. April 30, 1895.

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  • Cornelius, Francis W. Francis W. Cornelius, of Purley, Texas, Assignor of one-half to William L. Cornelius, of Same Place.

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Patent for an instrument for dividing angles into equal parts and is meant to be used with a beam compass. The "invention consists in a member having a point adapted to be placed at the point of the angle to be divided, and having movable thereon a beam extending horizontally and having at one end a transverse head projecting from each side of the beam and carrying at one end an indicating point and at the other end a marking pencil" (lines 22-29).

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[1], 3 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Application filed December 18, 1894. Serial No. 532,208. (No model.)

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  • April 30, 1895

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  • April 30, 1895

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  • December 18, 1894

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Cornelius, Francis W. Instrument for Dividing Angles into Equal Parts., patent, April 30, 1895; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth173974/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.