James S. Rankin's 1862 School Desk and Bench Patent Model

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
school desk
model
desk model
date made
1862
associated date; patent date
1862-02-18
patentee
Rankin, James S.
transfer
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
inventor
Rankin, James S.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 12.065 cm x 13.97 cm
associated place
United States: Indiana, Madison
ID Number
CL*249602.582
catalog number
249602.582
accession number
249602
patent number
34,448
subject
Education
Patent Models
Cultures & Communities
American History Education Collection
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Home and Community Life: Education
American History Education Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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