Rail-Fastening. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Rail-Fastening.
  • Added Title Rail Fastening.

Creator

  • Inventor: Percival, Herbert E.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Herbert E. Percival, of Galveston, Texas, assignor of one half to Brewer W. Key, of Woodward, Oklahoma. ; H. E. Percival.

Contributor

  • Witness: Heaton, A. S.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Witness: Shophofen, E.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Witness: Flaherty, M. E.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Witness for illustration.
  • Witness: Foley, M. V.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Witness for illustration.
  • Assignee: Key, Brewer W.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Brewer W. Key, of Woodward, Oklahoma.

Publisher

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

Date

  • Creation: 1907-12-24
  • Acceptance Date: 1907-12-24
  • Submission Date: 1906-01-29

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Patent for a rail fastening for padding the connection between the rail and the tie, which has a stronger connection than previous versions of this type of device.
  • Physical Description: [1], 1 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: rail fastenings

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
  • Place Name: United States - Oklahoma - Woodward County - Woodward

Collection

  • Name: Texas Patents
    Code: TXPT

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Patent

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Patent Number: 874535
  • Government Documents No.: 02/298308
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth512362

Note

  • Display Note: "Application filed January 29,1906. Serial No. 298,308."