PATENTS FOR USEFUL INVENTIONS IN 1826.
Letter From The Secretary Of State Transmitting A List Of Names Of Persons To Whom Patents Have Been Issued, For The Inventions Of Any New Or Useful Art, Or Machine, Manufacture Or Composition Of Matter, Or Any Improvement Thereon. From Jan. 1st 1826 to Jan. 1st, 1827. Read, and laid upon the table. Washington. 1827.
Printed before the infamous Patent Office fire of 1836, these documents where published as a single, string bound signature which may be bound as the recipient sees fit. Take a close look at the names of some of the Patent holders.