Howe Sewing Machine

ID: 91-3684

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

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Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 41 Folder 1

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Summary

The original Howe sewing machine, which was deposited in the United States Patent Office on which patent no. 4750 was issued on September 10, 1846. The machine was transferred from the Patent Office to the Smithsonian Institution.

Subject

United States Patent Office

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 41 Folder 1

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

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Topic

  • Howe sewing machine
  • Sewing Machines
  • Howe, Elias
  • Transfers
  • Exhibitions

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Object

ID Number

91-3684

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print

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