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United States. President (1829-1837 : Jackson); Forsyth, John, 1780-1841; Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1795-1858; Throop, John Peter Van Ness, 1794-approximately 1861
USA: Washington, D.C.
vellum; ribbon; paper
12" x 15 1/4"; 31 x 39 cm.; 1 item (3 pages)
Gift of Martin E. Dempsey.
A patent for Amory Davidson’s invention, a machine for washing clothes. Signed by the President of the United States, Andrew Jackson; the Attorney General of the United States, B. F. Butler; and the Secretary of State, John Forsythe. Davidson was a resident of Littleton, Massachusetts.