Railway car seat: U.S. Patent 324,835, 25 August 1885

Published/Created:
1885
Date Depicted:
1850 AD - 1899 AD
Notes:
a) Relation of the rear outline of the human body to an ordinary chair. b) Ordinary American car seat. c) English railway seat. d) My invention is designed to afford suitable supports... Its upper portion acts as a head rest, and its lower as a support fo
Topics:
Industrial Design -- United States -- 19th century -- (YVRC)
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4465-020
Genre:
drawings: design drawings (AAT)
government records: patents (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Paintings & Drawings
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Creator:
Giedion, Siegfried
Source Title:
Mechanization Takes Control
Source Created:
New York
Oxford University Press
1948
Call Number:
T19 G54 copy 4
Orbis Barcode:
39002013228011
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
OID:
10606415
PID:
digcoll:1902273