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Book of U.S.. Patents Issued to Herman Hollerith

Book of U.S.. Patents Issued to Herman Hollerith

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This bound volume includes printed copies of twenty-nine U.S. patents from the period 1886 to 1910. Twenty-eight of them were issued to Herman Hollerith, one (for an adding machine) was taken out by Tolbert Lanston and assigned to Hollerith. A mark on the spine reads: U.S.PATENTS (/) TO (/) H. HOLLERITH.
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Object Name
date made
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
place made
United States: District of Columbia
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 3 cm x 21 cm x 28.6 cm; 1 3/16 in x 8 9/32 in x 11 1/4 in
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accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Herman Hollerith, Jr.
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National Museum of American History
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