Charles J. Higgins's 1876 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
model
desk model
date made
1876
patent date
1876-07-25
transfer
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
patentee
Higgins, Charles J.
inventor
Higgins, Charles J.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in x 8 in x 10 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 20.32 cm x 26.67 cm
seat: 4 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in x 1/4 in; 11.43 cm x 18.415 cm x .635 cm
associated place
United States: Indiana, Indianapolis
ID Number
CL*65.0400
catalog number
65.0400
accession number
249602
patent number
180,233
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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