Car-Coupling.

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Patent for "car-couplers of the link-and-pin type which couple automatically and are provided with unlocking-levers operated from the top and side of a car, and designed to avoid the necessity of passing between the cars to couple or uncouple the same." (Lines 11-17) Includes instructions and illustrations.

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

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Boyd, James S. January 28, 1896.

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  • Main Title: Car-Coupling.
  • Added Title: Car Coupling.

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Patent for "car-couplers of the link-and-pin type which couple automatically and are provided with unlocking-levers operated from the top and side of a car, and designed to avoid the necessity of passing between the cars to couple or uncouple the same." (Lines 11-17) Includes instructions and illustrations.

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

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Specification forming part of Letters Patent No. 553,506, dated January 28, 1896. Application filed May 28, 1895. Serial No. 550,929. (No model.)

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The Texas Patents collection consists of United States patents filed by Texas inventors before 1900. A majority of the patents are for agricultural and industrial applications, such as seeding machines, harvesters, plows, wind and water propellers, and steam engines. Other inventions include timekeepers, remedies and firearms.

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  • January 28, 1896

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  • January 28, 1896

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  • May 28, 1895

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Boyd, James S. Car-Coupling., patent, January 28, 1896; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth174202/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.