Patent model for stencil writing

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a method of making perforated stencil sheets that were easy for the printer to read, and thus to use, by inking the edges of the puncture holes. The invention was granted patent number 192624.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
process, stencil writing
date made
ca 1877
patent date
1877-07-03
maker
Hix, Albert E.
patentee
Hix, Albert E.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
paper (part: material)
Measurements
overall: 2 cm x 18.8 cm x 25 cm; 13/16 in x 7 3/8 in x 9 13/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.192624
accession number
089797
patent number
192624
catalog number
GA*89797.192624
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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