Patent Model - Door-Fastening

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W. Hartsfield (b.1833, d.1871), Patentee
Production date
Jul 05 1859
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Brass, steel, wood
13 x 9 x 6" (33 x 22.9 x 15.2cm)
Intended for use on back doors of houses or stores, Hartsfield's patent "consists in arranging on the inside of a door a bar which fits into a socket attached to one side of the frame and under a bolt..." (Patent number: 24,632)
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