Patent model of a Feeding Apparatus for Card Presses

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a fast card feeder, which was shown attached to a model printing press; the invention was granted patent number 182104. William Clark had taken out an earlier patent for the press, which was sold as Daughaday's Model (Patent 155927; 1874).
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model; apparatus, feeding
date made
ca 1876
patent date
Clark, William M.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
overall: 37.5 cm x 34 cm x 22.5 cm; 14 3/4 in x 13 3/8 in x 8 7/8 in
ID Number
accession number
patent number
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Industry & Manufacturing
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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