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Combined Chair, Cot and Bed

Description: Patent for a combination of a chair, cot and bed and improvements made unto it. Illustrations and instructions included.
Date: July 8, 1882
Creator: McClelland, Stephen
Item Type: Patent

Folding Bed

Description: Patent for a folding bed. Illustration included.
Date: January 22, 1906
Creator: Henkel, George & Nichols, Kate
Item Type: Patent

Gun Attachment

Description: Patent for improvement of a gun handle attachment to rifles and shotguns. It is intended to be applied to the barrels end for support and so the user has use of the elbow joint.
Date: January 2, 1906
Creator: Wight, Alfred T.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a a nursing bottle employing a jacket designed to hold the parts of the bottle together. Illustration included.
Date: November 21, 1905
Creator: Anderson, Lee
Item Type: Patent

Mail Box Signal

Description: Patent for a mail box signal. Illustration included.
Date: October 31, 1905
Creator: Forwood, Reginald
Item Type: Patent

Drinking Fountain

Description: Patent for a drinking fountain. "The object of the invention is to provide a drinking fountain having a drinking trough to which water will be automatically supplied as the same is removed by the stock." Illustration included.
Date: November 25, 1904
Creator: McCormick, James V.
Item Type: Patent

Air Brake Lock

Description: Patent for an air brake lock. Illustrations included.
Date: August 26, 1904
Creator: Mabry, Davis L.
Item Type: Patent

Nut Lock

Description: Patent for nut lock. Illustration included.
Date: May 20, 1904
Creator: Robertson, George Francis & Rodgers, Archie N.
Item Type: Patent

Liquid Fuel Burner

Description: Patent for a liquid fuel burner. Illustration included.
Date: March 18, 1904
Creator: Richey, William F. & Daly, Thomas
Item Type: Patent

Cheese Cutter

Description: Patent for a cheese cutter. Illustration included.
Date: March 15, 1904
Creator: Martin, George W.
Item Type: Patent

Smoke Consumer

Description: Patent for smoke consumers. Illustrations included.
Date: January 21, 1904
Creator: Miles, Joseph Furnas
Item Type: Patent

Tire Tightener

Description: Patent for a tire tightener. Illustration included.
Date: December 8, 1903
Creator: Leveritt, Nicholas Tompkins & Cameron, James H.
Item Type: Patent

Cultivating Machine

Description: Patent for a cultivating machine. Illustration included.
Date: August 25, 1903
Creator: Gray, Albert
Item Type: Patent

Machine For Perforating Checks And Printing Thereon

Description: Patent for a machine for perforating checks and printing on said check. The printing application of the press represents dollar amounts rendering it impossible to change the type. Illustrations included.
Date: August 6, 1903
Creator: Robertson, George Francis
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a churn. This invention consists of a vertically disposed rotatable dasher. Illustration included.
Date: July 31, 1903
Creator: Lavender, Samuel C.; Chennault, Steven A. & Chennault, Thomas H.
Item Type: Patent

Draft Producing Device

Description: Patent for a draft producing device. This invention is placed under the eye of a kiln or under a boiler to increase air to the furnace. Illustration included.
Date: June 25, 1903
Creator: Miles, Joseph Furnas & Miles, J. H.
Item Type: Patent

Gin Saw Cleaner

Description: Patent for a gin-saw cleaner. The invention "relates to gin-saw cleansers and tooth-straighteners, and has for its object to produce a device of this character which will be simple of construction, efficient in operation, and one in which the saw-engaging knives or members may be simultaneously adjusted to regulate them for operation upon saws which are spaced apart a greater or lesser distance" (lines 8-16) illustration included.
Date: March 19, 1903
Creator: Stanifer, William D.; Williams, Francis I. & Rutherford, James R.
Item Type: Patent

Computing Yardstick

Description: Patent for an attachment to yardsticks in order to compute correct measurements. Illustration included.
Date: March 12, 1903
Creator: Cogburn, William S.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for an improved upright piano that eliminates the need to cut away a portion of the treble soundboard bridge, with illustrations.
Date: January 6, 1903
Creator: Norcross, Levi Watson
Item Type: Patent

Baling Press

Description: Patent for a baling press. Illustrations included.
Date: December 27, 1902
Creator: Lindsay, James W. & Lindsay, Worley C.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for nursing bottle with a removable side wall so the it can be easily cleaned.
Date: November 25, 1902
Creator: Anderson, Lee
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for bag holder that is adapted to receive and hold bags of any size in a way that is convenient for removal as needed.
Date: November 11, 1902
Creator: Nosker, Orren G.
Item Type: Patent