Patent Model of a Hand Operated Printing Press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a hand-operated printing press which was granted patent number 32242. This press, the Chatauqua Jobber, was a self-inking bench-top press along the lines of the A. and B. Newbury Mountain Jobber of 1859 (Patent 24655).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model: press, hand printing
date made
ca 1861
patent date
1861-05-07
maker
Dean, George R.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15.4 cm x 27.5 cm x 12.3 cm; 6 1/16 in x 10 13/16 in x 4 13/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.032242
patent number
032242
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.032242
subject
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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