Rail-Joint. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Rail-Joint.
  • Added Title Rail Joint.

Creator

  • Inventor: Free, Andrew
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Andrew Free, of Sulphur Bluff, Texas.

Contributor

  • Witness: Griesbauer, Charles L.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Witness for illustration.
  • Witness: Ellis, L. G.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Witness for illustration.
  • Other: Coleman, Watson E.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Attorney.
  • Witness: Stubblefield, Forest
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Witness: Sanders, R. D.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Publisher

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

Date

  • Creation: 1911-10-10
  • Submission Date: 1911-03-11
  • Acceptance Date: 1911-10-10

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Patent for the addition of interlocking extensions onto the ends of railway joints. The interlocking extensions make bolts and nuts unnecessary and provide a snug fit, which eliminates both lateral and longitudinal movement.
  • Physical Description: [1], 2 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 joints
  • Keyword: rail-joints
  • Keyword: interlocking
  • Keyword: extensions

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Hopkins County - Sulphur Bluff

Collection

  • Name: Texas Patents
    Code: TXPT

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Patent

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Patent Number: 1005529
  • Government Documents No.: 02/613725
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth512916