Patent Model of a Machine for Rounding and Backing Books

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a machine for rounding and backing books as two successive and automatic operations; the invention was granted patent number 161089.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
machine, rounding and backing books
date made
ca 1875
patent date
1875-03-23
maker
Bailey, George L.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 32 cm x 29 cm x 25.2 cm; 12 5/8 in x 11 7/16 in x 9 15/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.161089
patent number
161089
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.161089
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Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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