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Comparison: Preissuance Submission and Protests

Author: Adriana L. Burgy

In a post entitled “Protests: Are Those Still Around?”, a summary of protest filings are provided.  In this follow-on post, a comparison between preissuance submission and protests is graphically illustrated. 90 more words

Patent Applications

Set of Four Gadroon Bowls, English Silver Plate - Circa 1900

Set of Four Gadroon Bowls, English Silver Plate – Circa 1900

It would be a prized possession for anyone seeking a unique piece of English history. 29 more words

Set of 12 English Soup Plates, Silver Plate - Circa 1900

Set of 12 English Soup Plates, Silver Plate – Circa 1900

Designed to grace the finest tables in Britain, this hard-to-find treasure is in perfect shape – no cracks, chips, nicks. 25 more words

Aww, Rats

In 1900, farmer Patrick Ryan, who lived near Cumberland (Allegany County), devised a unique way to rid his farm of rats that were ruining his corn, wheat and other crops. 44 more words

Vignettes

Sundays With Satie: Week 2

Welcome to week two of Sundays with Satie. 13-year old Satie Little wrote a diary about her life near Bath, New York in 1900 and every Sunday I will be sharing her journal entries for the week. 224 more words

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Historic Photo: Patrick Street, Cork, Ireland, about 1900.

It’s been a while since I’ve showcased one of these old-fashioned hand-colored hi-res photos from the end of the 19th/beginning of the 20th century, so here’s an interesting one depicting a street in the center of Cork, Ireland. 328 more words

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Lost & Found: New Translations

In the coming days, I’ll be sharing the following translations. Most are relatively unknown, short-form texts related to my current research on media, science, and technology around 1900: 38 more words