Patent Model - Improved Camp-Chest

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Frederick Graves, Patentee
Chas. Roberts, Assignee
Frederick Graves, Assignee
Production date
Oct 04 1864
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Wood, leather, brass
14 x 9 1/2 x 8" (35.6 x 24.1 x 20.3cm)
Graves's patent for an "Improvement in Combined Camp-Chest, Wardrobe, Seat, Lounge, Table, &c..." is "intended more particularly for soldiers and officers' use in the army. The object is to combine in a single device such conveniences as are essential or desirable in camp-life, and in such a manner as to be in the most compact shape for transportation." (Patent Number 44,578)
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