Josiah Delph and William A. Bradford's 1876 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
model
desk model
date made
1876
patent date
1876-07-04
bequest
Hoffman, John
patentee
Delph, Josiah
Bradford, William A.
inventor
Delph, Josiah
Bradford, William A.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/4 in x 9 3/8 in x 10 3/4 in; 26.035 cm x 23.8125 cm x 27.305 cm
seat: 9 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in; 24.13 cm x 9.525 cm
desk: 8 in x 3 3/4 in; 20.32 cm x 9.525 cm
associated place
United States: Indiana, Goshen
ID Number
1983.0508.02
accession number
1983.0508
catalog number
1983.0508.02
patent number
179,472
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
Credit Line
Bequest of John R. Hoffman
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