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Trivia Question 3-16-17 That's Strange

Discussion in 'War Between the States Trivia Game' started by Trivia Master, Mar 16, 2017.

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  1. sarladaise

    sarladaise First Sergeant Trivia Game Winner

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    Lincoln had the patent No. 6,469 "Buoying Vessels over Shoals" in the year 1849
     

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    Patent 6469 was awarded to Abraham Lincoln on May 22, 1849.
     
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    Yes, No. 6,469
    Filing date March 10, 1849
    Issue date May 22, 1849
     
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    On March 10, 1849, Abraham Lincoln filed a patent for a device for “buoying vessels over shoals” with the US Patent Office. Patent No. 6,469 was approved two months later, giving Abraham Lincoln the honor of being the only US president to hold a patent.
     
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    Yes, Lincoln was granted a patent. It was number 6,469, issued in 1849.
     
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