Patent to improve self priming firearms

Object Title

Patent to improve self priming firearms

Patent to improve self priming firearms

Date

1858 - 1860

Reference

CHES 1

Level

Collection

Scope and Content

Detailed scale drawings, with full descriptions (in French) and official documents relating to the patenting in France of an invention by Joseph L. Chester of Philadelphia, to improve self-priming firearms, with deed of mortgage from Chester to Henry Farnell, of share in the English patent, 1858-60.

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Open access

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