Patent Model - Improvement in Machines for Folding Paper

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Stephen Tucker (b.1818, d.1902), Patentee
Production date
Mar 27 1877
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Wood, leather, brass, steel
11 1/4 x 12 x 11" (28.6 x 30.5 x 27.9cm)
Tucker's patent "is designed for use in connection with a web-printing press, its function being to first fold a sheet of paper, and then sever it from the web or roll, being one continuous progressive operation." (Patent Number 188,987)
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