Barbed-Wire: A Research Paper For American History

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Research paper written by Cookie Schneider about the history and types of barbed wire. The paper mentions William D. Hunt, who obtained the first patent for barbed wire in 1867. This paper was written in 1967 for an American History class at Marfa High School.

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6 p., 28 cm.

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Schneider, Cookie November 28, 1967.

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Research paper written by Cookie Schneider about the history and types of barbed wire. The paper mentions William D. Hunt, who obtained the first patent for barbed wire in 1867. This paper was written in 1967 for an American History class at Marfa High School.

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6 p., 28 cm.

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  • November 28, 1967

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Schneider, Cookie. Barbed-Wire: A Research Paper For American History, paper, November 28, 1967; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth87901/: accessed July 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.