Wire-Stretcher.

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Patent for a simple, economical, and effictive wire-stretcher that uses "the fence-post as the fulcrum for the implement or tool in using the latter to stretch the wires longitudinally from post to post, and to provide a simple hand implement or tool by which a single person can rapidly string the fence-wires from post to post, stretch the wires, and kink or twist the same to take up slack" (lines 19-26).

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

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Cardwell, William C. July 23, 1895.

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  • Main Title: Wire-Stretcher.
  • Added Title: Wire Stretcher.

Description

Patent for a simple, economical, and effictive wire-stretcher that uses "the fence-post as the fulcrum for the implement or tool in using the latter to stretch the wires longitudinally from post to post, and to provide a simple hand implement or tool by which a single person can rapidly string the fence-wires from post to post, stretch the wires, and kink or twist the same to take up slack" (lines 19-26).

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

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Application filed April 2, 1895. Serial No. 544,165. (No model.)

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  • July 23, 1895

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  • July 23, 1895

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  • April 2, 1895

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Cardwell, William C. Wire-Stretcher., patent, July 23, 1895; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth174050/: accessed October 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.