Patent Model - Improvement in Corn-Poppers

Maker and role
George Sisson (b.1833, d.Pre 1900), Patentee
George Sisson (b.1833, d.Pre 1900), Assignee
Osmore Roberts, Assignee
Production date
Jan 16 1877
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Object detail

Iron, wood
2 1/4 x 10 1/2 x 2 3/4" (5.7 x 26.7 x 7cm)
Sisson's patent objective "is to so construct the operating mechanism that by the simple rotation of the crank-handle or driving-shaft the hopper will receive a reciprocating rotary motion, and thereby greatly facilitate the operation of popping, and make it less tedious to the attendant." (Patent Number 186,279)
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