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The collection documents Hiram Moore's invention of a harvesting machine.
The collection consists mostly of letters, but also includes legal documents, promissory notes, receipts, and other documents, relating to a harvesting machine invented by Moore, at the suggestion of his neighbor, lawyer John Hascall. There are some later letters regarding the disposition of Moore's letters, and clippings regarding a monument erected to Moore in Michigan and his invention.
Collection is unarranged.
Found in the collection of the Division of Work and Industry, National Museum of American History. Transferred to the Archives Center in 2017.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Collection is unprocessed.
Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Hiram Moore Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
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Washington, D.C. 20013-7012