I wish you, if you see Mr. Elliott of the patent-office, to desire him to come and dine on Monday.
The first thing is, to get up a model to send to the patent-office, and get a patent on it.
A scientific magazine in like manner must have some one to back it—a firm of patent-office brokers or a scientific society.
I have met with others in the H-street and patent-office hospitals.
I walk'd up Pennsylvania avenue, and then to Seventh street, and a long while around the patent-office.
Wandering about through the patent-office I also found a hospital for soldiers.
The patent-office is in the same building with the post-office.
I remembered having seen models in the patent-office at Washington, of machines which were intended to effect this purpose.
Of these the patent-office, which is modelled after the Parthenon, is the only one that has any pretensions to architecture.
He said the patent-office seed was as difficult to raise as an appropriation for the St. Domingo business.