Found 8 collections related to Patents

Perry family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2384
.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
The Perry family was primarily from Kingston, Rhode Island. Collection consists of correspondence, broadside advertisements, leaflets, patents received, and materials relating to mowers, binders and other farm implements invented by members of the... more
Maine, Sebeus C
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1845
1 box (122 items)
Inventor. Patents issued to S.C. Maine, 1866-1872, for inventions relating to disinfection, cooling, and ventilation, and his letters, 1872-1879, chiefly to lawyer Richard S. Spofford.
Kiddle, Henry, 1824-1891
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1643
.4 linear feet (2 folders)
Correspondence, diplomas, stock certificates, and legal papers belonging to Henry Kiddle, teacher and superintendent of New York City schools, and his descendants, Alfred W. and A. M. F. Kiddle, as well as Orr family relatives, and papers relating... more
Delancy, Ann, 1762-
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2954
.29 linear feet (1 box)
The John Taylor estate papers include partition papers showing shares allotted to Ann Taylor Delancey, 1804-1811; partition deed to the heirs of land in Hardenburg; Jessup's and Dean's patents; and material relating to land in Wellsborough,... more
Carlson, Chester Floyd, 1906-1968
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 472
44 linear feet (86 boxes, 13 v.); 71 microfilm reels
Chester Floyd Carlson (1906-1968) was an American patent attorney who invented xerography in 1938. Collection consists of correspondence, technical papers, writings, personal and financial papers, photographs, ephemera, and printed matter. General... more
Weitling, Wilhelm, 1808-1871
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3271
1 linear foot (3 boxes)
Wilhelm Weitling (1808-1871) was a German-born tailor, inventor and editor. In Germany he worked as a journeyman tailor and was a prominent socialist agitator. After emigrating to the U.S. in 1848, he organized an Arbeiterbund or "Workingmen's... more
Smith family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4626
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Correspondence, family papers, and business records of the family of William Smith and Caroline Cobb Smith of Massachusetts and Ohio, and of their son, engineer and inventor Frank C. Smith of Delaware, Ohio.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1557
1.86 linear feet (1 box, 1 oversized folder)
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was a Founding Father, statesman, lawyer, and planter. He is considered the principal author of the Declaration of Independence. Jefferson held numerous political offices throughout his career including representative... more
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