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Cast Iron Girders

Cast Iron Girders

Modern School House Designs

The Parisian Fire Department

Modern School House Designs

The Parisian Fire Department

Buying Houses “on Easy Terms”

Buying Houses “on Easy Terms”

Architects

Architects

Marble

Mistakes in Building

Mistakes in Building

Ornamentation of Rooms

The Latest and Greatest Gun

Ornamentation of Rooms

The Latest and Greatest Gun

Fast Time

Fast Time

Decoration

Patents

Rustic Structures

Decoration

Patents

Rustic Structures

Coloring Billiard Balls

Coloring Billiard Balls

Drawings and Contributions

Our First Volume

Drawings and Contributions

Our First Volume

A Suburban Residence

By H. S. Rapelye

A Suburban Residence

By H. S. Rapelye

Cottage at Block Island, R. I.

Cottage at Block Island, R. I.

An Old Pioneer Bridge

Lumber Estimates

An Old Pioneer Bridge

Lumber Estimates

Fixing Weatherboarding and Doors

Natural Gas in the Blast Furnace

Fixing Weatherboarding and Doors

Natural Gas in the Blast Furnace

A Convenient Sash-Holder

Fastener for Window' Stop Beads

New Scaffold Bracket

A Convenient Sash-Holder

Fastener for Window' Stop Beads

New Scaffold Bracket

A Railway along Niagara Falls

A Railway along Niagara Falls

Removal of a Church

Sheet Metal Construction

The “Perfection” Weather Strip

Removal of a Church

Sheet Metal Construction

The “Perfection” Weather Strip

Criticism of Light American Carriages

The Minneapolis Library

Criticism of Light American Carriages

The Minneapolis Library

“Saltpetering” in Stone

A Fast Chinese Torpedo Boat

A Fast Chinese Torpedo Boat

How to make Roads Pleasant

Slow Combustion

How to make Roads Pleasant

Slow Combustion

A Home Costing about $1,200

A Home Costing about $1,200

Tree Growth

Tree Growth

Mexican Orange Flower

Scarlet Fever Communicated by Clothing

Slowly Combustible Buildings

Mexican Orange Flower

Scarlet Fever Communicated by Clothing

Slowly Combustible Buildings

Design for Cottage

Design for Cottage

Early English Doorways

Early English Doorways

A Country Residence and Carriage House

Defective Roofs

A Country Residence and Carriage House

Defective Roofs

Lavatories

Lavatories

Design for a Cottage

Stable Floors

Design for a Cottage

Stable Floors

Germs in Water

Germs in Water

Medicated Raisins

Prize Medal Design for a Town Church

Medicated Raisins

Prize Medal Design for a Town Church

On the Airing and Lighting of Houses

On the Airing and Lighting of Houses

Jarrah Wood

Jarrah Wood

St. Sophia, Constantinople

St. Sophia, Constantinople

Correspondence

The Island of Malta

Correspondence

The Island of Malta

Improved Fire Extinguishing Apparatus

Photographic Notes

U S. Circuit Court.—District of New Hampshire

Jencks Vs the Langdon Mills et al

Improved Fire Extinguishing Apparatus

Photographic Notes

U S. Circuit Court.—District of New Hampshire

Jencks Vs the Langdon Mills et al

Decisions Relating to Patents

U. S. Circuit Court.—Northern District of Illinois

Morningside Park, New York City

Decisions Relating to Patents

U. S. Circuit Court.—Northern District of Illinois

Morningside Park, New York City

Concrete Floors

Concrete Floors

A Great Steel Forging

Curious Accretion of Emery Wheel Dust

A Great Steel Forging

Curious Accretion of Emery Wheel Dust

New Electric Organ Movement

New Electric Organ Movement

Corundum and its Uses

Tetanus Treated by Rest

Corundum and its Uses

Tetanus Treated by Rest

A Shying Horse

Improved Pipe Wrench

A Shying Horse

Improved Pipe Wrench

Design for a Residence

Exteriors of small Dwellings

Professional Statistics

Design for a Residence

Exteriors of small Dwellings

Professional Statistics

The People's Palace, London

The People's Palace, London

A Fast Illustrated Paper Press

Influence of Magnetism upon the Embryo

A Fast Illustrated Paper Press

Influence of Magnetism upon the Embryo

An Adjustable Harrow

Machine for Cutting Scrub, Cane, Etc.

An Adjustable Harrow

Machine for Cutting Scrub, Cane, Etc.

Casehardening Steel

Mineral Wool

Wedge Cutter

Casehardening Steel

Mineral Wool

Wedge Cutter

A Mammoth Passenger Station

The American Forestry Congress

A Mammoth Passenger Station

The American Forestry Congress

A Boy with Cat's Eyes

An Old Gas Line

Old Falcon Cocoa House, Chester

Preservation of Yeast

The Locomotive Whistling Nuisance

A Boy with Cat's Eyes

An Old Gas Line

Old Falcon Cocoa House, Chester

Preservation of Yeast

The Locomotive Whistling Nuisance

Mortars and Concretes

Mortars and Concretes

Carved Cabinet

Notes and Queries

Hints to Correspondents

Carved Cabinet

Notes and Queries

Hints to Correspondents

Business and Personal

Any Person Having a New Invention May, Without Charge, Consult Munn & co., Scientific American Office 361 Broadway, New York, for Advice how to obtain a patent or caveat. Our Hand Book of Instructions Relating to patents Sent Free

Business and Personal

Any Person Having a New Invention May, Without Charge, Consult Munn & co., Scientific American Office 361 Broadway, New York, for Advice how to obtain a patent or caveat. Our Hand Book of Instructions Relating to patents Sent Free

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    September 01, 1886

    Confronting Common Wisdom