Bruce Wolverton's 1876 School Desk and Seat Patent Model

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
model
desk model
date made
1876
patent date
1876-10-31
patentee
Wolverton, Bruce
transfer
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
inventor
Wolverton, Bruce
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
painted gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 1/2 in x 10 in x 10 in; 21.59 cm x 25.4 cm x 25.4 cm
seat: 4 in; 10.16 cm
back desk: 4 in; 10.16 cm
referenced in patent specifications
United States: California, Rohnerville
ID Number
CL*65.0401
accession number
249602
catalog number
65.0401
patent number
183,877
subject
Patent Models
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Home and Community Life: Education
Cultures & Communities
American History Education Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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