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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the John S. Nichols Patent Ledger, 1921-1922



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Nichols, John S., b. ca. 1868
Title: Nichols, John S., Patent Ledger
Dates: 1921-1922
Abstract: The John S. Nichols Patent Ledger Book, 1921-1922, documents a trademark issued by the Commissioner of Patents on February 8, 1916 to Nichols for a remedy for sciatic and rheumatic illnesses.
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Born in Tennessee, John S. Nichols (b. ca. 1868) was the son of James B. and Sarah J. Nichols. Raised in Sharp County, Arkansas, Nichols eventually relocated to Bellevue, Texas, where he engaged in real estate business.

Source:

Saville, Margaret. "Ancestors and Descendants."Rootsweb. Accessed January 11, 2011. http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ancientage&id=I034167.

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Scope and Contents

The John S. Nichols Patent Ledger Book, 1921-1922, documents a trademark issued by the Commissioner of Patents on February 8, 1916 to Nichols for a remedy for sciatic and rheumatic illnesses. Dating from May 14, 1921 through December 31, 1922, the ledger also contains entries for deposits, sales, and other expenses.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Nichols, John S., b. ca. 1868 -- Archives
Subjects
Account books -- History -- 20th century
Rheumatism -- Treatment -- History -- 20th century
Sciatica -- Treatment -- History -- 20th century
Trademarks -- History -- 20th century
Places
Bellevue (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John S. Nichols Patent Ledger, 1921-1922, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4L114 Ledger, 1921-1922

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