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

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

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Book
date made
1886-1910
maker
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
place made
United States: District of Columbia
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 cm x 21 cm x 28.6 cm; 1 3/16 in x 8 9/32 in x 11 1/4 in
ID Number
1977.0114.07
accession number
1977.0114
catalog number
1977.0114.07
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Herman Hollerith, Jr.
subject
Mathematics
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
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Tabulating Equipment
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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