Invention for Improvement in Fishing Reels

Invention for Improvement in Fishing Reels

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Description (Brief)
MacCord's "Fishing Reel" included a detachable fishing-reel spool, allowing for greater ease of exchange of the spool from one reel to another.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fishing reel model
patent model, fishing reel
reel, fishing
Object Type
Patent Model
date made
ca 1874
1874
patent date
1874-02-10
inventor
MacCord, Charles W.
associated place
United States: New Jersey, Weehawken
Physical Description
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 8 cm x 8 cm; 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in
ID Number
CL.59.0042
patent number
147,414
accession number
89797
catalog number
59.0042
subject
Sports
Fishing
Patent Models
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Invention and the Patent Model
Patent Models
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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