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1858 - James E. A. Gibbs Sewing Machine Patent Model

1858 - James E. A. Gibbs Sewing Machine Patent Model

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Description
James E. A. Gibbs, of Millpoint, Virginia, and of Willcox and Gibbs Sewing Machine Company. Improvement in Sewing Machines Patent Model. Patent Number 21,751 - Issued October 12, 1858.
Object Name
sewing machine patent model
Date made
1858
October 12, 1858
maker
Gibbs, James E. A.
Gibbs
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 in x 11 in x 5 in; 17.78 cm x 27.94 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
TE.T6183
accession number
89797
patent number
21751
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Sewing Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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