Object Detail


Maker and Role
John McCollum, Patentee
Joseph Parr, Patentee
Description
McCollum and Parr’s patent related “to machines for making
ginger-snaps, crackers, &c., in which the dough, placed in a
dough-box, is pressed in continuous cylindrical strips by a
follower through a grating in the bottom of the box, and cut
off, by a frame of reciprocating knives, into circular pieces of
the proper size and delivered upon a carrying-apron, or upon
pans placed upon a carrying apron beneath the knives.” (Patent Number 91,759)
Collection
E. Tunnicliff Fox Collection
Date
Jun 22 1869
Currently on Display
Yes
Object No
61.47.841

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