Patent Model of a Flatbed Cylinder Printing Press: Double Feeder

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a flatbed cylinder printing press which was granted patent model 189829. The patent describes a rocking cylinder with removable sections, so that sheets of differing sizes could be fed.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1877
patent date
1877-04-17
maker
Woodcock, William H.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16.5 cm x 33.5 cm x 12 cm; 6 1/2 in x 13 3/16 in x 4 3/4 in
ID Number
GA.89797.189829
patent number
189829
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.189829
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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