M. B. Cochran's School Desk Patent Model

Object Name
model
desk model
date made
1868
patent date
1868-02-18
patentee
Cochran, Milton B.
transfer
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
inventor
Cochran, Milton B.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 8.255 cm x 21.59 cm
associated place
United States: Iowa, Davenport
ID Number
CL*65.0365
catalog number
65.0365
accession number
249602
patent number
74,504
subject
Education
Patent Models
Cultures & Communities
American History Education Collection
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Education
American History Education Collection
Exhibition
Inventing In America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

**Please read before submitting the form**

Have a comment or question about this object to share with the community? Please use the form below. Selected comments will appear on this page and may receive a museum response (but we can't promise). Please note that we generally cannot answer questions about the history, rarity, or value of your personal artifacts.

Have a question about anything else, or would you prefer a personal response? Please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.