Sewing-Awl.

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Patent for an improvement upon the sewing awl that is designed to work well with leather workers. The sewing awl is made to be "adaptable to work with a break or tension device, capable of restraining a thread holding spool against free rotation to prevent excessive undesirable slack or looseness of the thread" (lines 15-19) as illustrated and described.

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

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Alten, George Philip November 28, 1911.

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  • Main Title: Sewing-Awl.
  • Added Title: Sewing Awl.

Description

Patent for an improvement upon the sewing awl that is designed to work well with leather workers. The sewing awl is made to be "adaptable to work with a break or tension device, capable of restraining a thread holding spool against free rotation to prevent excessive undesirable slack or looseness of the thread" (lines 15-19) as illustrated and described.

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

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"Application files May 17, 1911. Serial No. 627,867."

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  • November 28, 1911

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  • November 28, 1911

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  • May 17, 1911

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Alten, George Philip. Sewing-Awl., patent, November 28, 1911; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth513870/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.