Electric Switch For Street-Railways.

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Patent for an electric switch for street railways. This invention allows for the operation of switches of the track from the car, so the operator can turn the switches without stopping the car.

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2 sheets, 3 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Posey, James. A. January 30, 1906.

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  • Posey, James. A. James A. Posey, of Midlothian, Texas, assignor, by mesne assignments, to Posey Automatic Switching Company, A Corporation of Delaware. ; J. A. Posey.

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  • Main Title: Electric Switch For Street-Railways.
  • Added Title: Electric Switch For Street Railways.

Description

Patent for an electric switch for street railways. This invention allows for the operation of switches of the track from the car, so the operator can turn the switches without stopping the car.

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2 sheets, 3 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"Application filed March 14, 1905. Serial No. 250.095."

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  • January 30, 1906

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  • January 30, 1906

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  • March 14, 1905

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Posey, James. A. Electric Switch For Street-Railways., patent, January 30, 1906; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth513178/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.