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1860 - James E. A. Gibbs Sewing Machine Patent Model

1860 - James E. A. Gibbs Sewing Machine Patent Model

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Description
Sewing machine patent model (mechanism on underside of base). James E. A. Gibbs of Millpoint, Virginia. Patent # 28,851 issued June 26, 1860.- Improvement in Sewing Machines.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sewing Machine Patent Model
Date made
1860
June 26, 1860
maker
Gibbs, James E. A.
Gibbs
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
ID Number
TE.T06231.000
accession number
89797
catalog number
T06231.000
accession number
89797
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Sewing Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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