Guide to the United States patents for windmills and wind engines, 1793-1950

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    Authors & editors

    Baker, T Lindsay [Author]

    Publisher TIMS
    Year of publication 2004

    English (main text)

    Medium Book
    SeriesBibliotheca Molinologica
    No. in series18

    Wind & watermills by Region > Rest of the World (not Europe) > USA
    Energy & power > Development of technology
    Water supply & management > Irrigation & drainage

    Scope & contentA guide to patents issued by the United States government for wind machines from the first one in 1793 until 1950. Describes what a patent is and what it meant for early wind engine inventors. Contains a chronological list of patents, including those burnt in a fire in 1836, and an index of inventors.
    KeywordsPatents, Archaeology & history

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    Accession no. 21434

    • Shelf location: A003-BAK