Patent Model of a Newspaper Files

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a folding wall-desk for newspaper reading and storage. The invention was granted patent number 173047.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
manufacture, newspaper files
date made
ca 1876
patent date
1876-02-01
maker
Noble, H. Shaw
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (inside material)
Measurements
overall: 6 cm x 19 cm x 30.5 cm; 2 3/8 in x 7 1/2 in x 12 in
ID Number
GA*89797.173047
accession number
089797
patent number
173047
catalog number
GA*89797.173047
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
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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