William F. Spencer's 1876 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
model
desk model
date made
1876
patent date
1876-04-25
patentee
Spencer, William F.
transfer
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
inventor
Spencer, William F.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 3/4 in x 11 in x 10 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 27.94 cm x 26.035 cm
desk: 5 1/2 in x 10 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 26.035 cm
seat: 7 in x 4 in; 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm
associated place
United States: Indiana, Richmond
ID Number
CL*65.0397
accession number
249602
catalog number
65.0397
patent number
176,701
subject
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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