Joseph Robmer, of Chicago, Ill, for improvement in grain winnower.
Noah Shaw, W. B. Easterbrooks and C. A. Piper, of Eau Claire, Wis., for Improved shingle machine.
J. J. Johnson, of Kalamazoo county, Mich., for improved tanning process.
Nathan Chapin, of East Saginaw, Mich., for improved apparatus in manufacturing salt.
H. M. Wyeth, of Pulaski, Iowa, for improvement in pumps.
G. W. Scollay, of St. Louis, Mo., for improvement in burial cases.
– Published in The Cedar Valley Times, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Thursday, April 17, 1862, p. 1