Snow, Richard F.
June 1973
American Heritage;Jun1973, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p49
The article reports on the patent models of invention that have contributed to the national development. The models were developed at the earliest days of the Republic. The Patent Commission was formed by Thomas Jefferson, then Secretary of State, Edmund Randolph and Henry Knox. The models were placed at the Blodgett Hotel for storage and display.


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