Multiple Purpose Child Cradle
A child cradle, stroller or baby carrier consists of devices for transporting and carrying infants. A “child carrier” or “baby carrier” is a device used to carry an infant or small child on the body of an adult. Such on-the-body carriers are designed in various forms such as baby slings, backpack carriers, and soft front or hip carriers, with varying materials and degrees of rigidity, decoration, support and confinement of the child.
Government Printing Office The Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1895)