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Eli Whitney's Cotton Gin Patent Drawing, 03/14/1794

ARC Identifier 305886 / Local Identifier 241-PATENTRES-72X

Item from Record Group 241: Records of the Patent and Trademark Office, 1836 - 1978

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Creator(s):Department of State. Patent Office. (1836 - 1849)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Architectural and Engineering Drawings

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Production Date(s):03/14/1794
Part Of:Series: Restored Patent Drawings., compiled 1837 - 1847, documenting the period 1791 - 1836
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Patent drawings
Microform Publication(s) Available:T1239, Drawings of Mechanical or 'Utility' Patents, 1837-1871.
Online Resource:Teaching with Documents
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Online Resource Note:The Teaching with Documents online lesson plan, ¿Eli Whitney's Patent for the Cotton Gin" features this item.
Variant Control Number(s):NAIL Control Number: NWDNC-241-PATENTRES-72X
Other Identifier: Patent No. 72X (NAF#97c)
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