A Field Guide to Patented Hand Corn Shellers

A companion book to Hand and Box Mounted Corn Shellers on CD-ROM

Identify hand shellers in your collection

All U.S. Patents for hand shellers
81 patents from 1856 to 1934, indexed by date, inventor, and residence.
Each patent illustrated

An index of all 19th C. corn sheller patents
including date, inventor's name and residence, and patent number.
Over 600 patents listed for hand and box mounted shellers, floor models, cylinder and concave shellers, large power shellers.

The complete list of corn sheller manufacturers
from the 1888 Farm Implement News Buyer's Guide

Note: this book does not contain the full patent text and illustrations. The full patents are available only on the CD-ROM.

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