John L. Riter's 1873 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
model
desk model
date made
1873
patent date
1873-03-04
patentee
Riter, John L.
transfer
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
inventor
Riter, John L.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/2 in x 11 in x 11 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 27.94 cm x 29.21 cm
overall:11 in x 4.25 in x 0.5 in
associated place
United States: Indiana, Brownsville
ID Number
CL*65.0388
catalog number
65.0388
accession number
249602
patent number
136,548
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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