Rutledge T. Hoffman's School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Model
desk model
date made
1879
associated date
1879-05-20
patentee
Hoffman, Rutledge T.
transfer
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
inventor
Hoffman, Rutledge T.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
iron (overall material)
metal (overall material)
oak (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 in x 11 1/2 in x 16 in; 27.94 cm x 29.21 cm x 40.64 cm
seat: 10 1/2 in x 6 in x 3/4 in; 26.67 cm x 15.24 cm x 1.905 cm
associated place
United States: Ohio, Eaton
ID Number
CL*65.0408
catalog number
65.0408
accession number
249602
patent number
215,620
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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