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Patent for a float-valve used in water-troughs for cattle and other liquid containers. It closes "when the surface of the water reaches the desired point and [opens] when the surface of the water falls below said point" (lines 14-17).

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

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Halley, Hillary H. & McCulley, Robert I. January 5, 1897.

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Description

Patent for a float-valve used in water-troughs for cattle and other liquid containers. It closes "when the surface of the water reaches the desired point and [opens] when the surface of the water falls below said point" (lines 14-17).

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

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Application filed January 31, 1896. Serial No. 577,592. (No model.)

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  • January 5, 1897

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  • January 31, 1896

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Halley, Hillary H. & McCulley, Robert I. Valve., patent, January 5, 1897; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth174485/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.