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Industrial Notes

A New Process of Welding

Castellated Chapel of Amboise

A New Process of Welding

Castellated Chapel of Amboise

A Test of Spiral Screw Drivers

Patents

A Test of Spiral Screw Drivers

Patents

Useful Hints to Intending Builders

Our Sheet of Details

Useful Hints to Intending Builders

Our Sheet of Details

Graining as a Decoration

Graining as a Decoration

Galvanic Flannel

Our First Volume

Galvanic Flannel

Our First Volume

A Cottage at Bridgeport, Conn

Colors for Woodwork

Modified Swiss Cottage

A Cottage at Bridgeport, Conn

Colors for Woodwork

Modified Swiss Cottage

A Cottage at Washington Heights, N. Y.

Drawings and Contributions

A Cottage at Washington Heights, N. Y.

Drawings and Contributions

Improved Carpenter's Gauge

Improved Carpenter's Gauge

Baldness

French Sanitary Devices for Dwellings

Baldness

French Sanitary Devices for Dwellings

Knots in Lumber

Knots in Lumber

Wages in the Building Trades in New Work

Crater Lake, Oregon

Crater Lake, Oregon

Masonry Conversion Tables

By C. Powell Karr

Masonry Conversion Tables

By C. Powell Karr

Wages in the Building Trades in New Work

Greenhouses for Forcing Vegetable Crops

By Peter Henderson

Greenhouses for Forcing Vegetable Crops

By Peter Henderson

A General Service Barn

A General Service Barn

A Simple Method of Fixing Crayon Drawings on Paper

A Simple Method of Fixing Crayon Drawings on Paper

Country House at Hietzing, near Vienna

Country House at Hietzing, near Vienna

General Contracting

History of the Chimney

General Contracting

History of the Chimney

Copying Drawings with the Camera

Resonance in Rooms

Copying Drawings with the Camera

Resonance in Rooms

Sunflowers for Fuel

Retaining Walls

Sunflowers for Fuel

St. Ignatius College, San Francisco, Cal

St. Ignatius College, San Francisco, Cal

Venetian Pavements

Wrought Iron Columns

Wrought Iron Columns

Tests of Iron

Venetian Pavements

Tests of Iron

Law Applied to Smoke and Noise

Fast Track Laying

Law Applied to Smoke and Noise

Shop Fronts in London

Shop Fronts in London

Rendering Brickwork Waterproof

Slate Bricks, Tiles, and Pipes

Rendering Brickwork Waterproof

Slate Bricks, Tiles, and Pipes

Design for a School-House

Lime

Design for a School-House

Lime

Essence of Law

Essence of Law

A $3,500 Cottage

Building Organization in France

Early use of Concrete

A $3,500 Cottage

Building Organization in France

Early use of Concrete

A Novel Foundation

A Well Question

A Novel Foundation

A Well Question

Comforts in small Houses

Comforts in small Houses

A Design for an Eight Room Cottage

The Principle of Design

A Design for an Eight Room Cottage

The Principle of Design

Recent Discoveries at Jerusalem

Repairing a Great Spire

Recent Discoveries at Jerusalem

Repairing a Great Spire

Air Injectors for Liquid Fuels

An Italian Artist's Residence-Sixteenth Century

Artificial Cocaine

Air Injectors for Liquid Fuels

An Italian Artist's Residence-Sixteenth Century

Artificial Cocaine

An Ocean Oil Well

Test for the Purity of Mineral Oils

An Ocean Oil Well

Test for the Purity of Mineral Oils

A Window Grille of the Seventeenth Century

Art in the Garden

A Window Grille of the Seventeenth Century

Art in the Garden

Design for Refreshment House

Precautions in Building

The Friendship of Birds

Design for Refreshment House

Precautions in Building

The Friendship of Birds

Earthquake Buildings

Earthquake Buildings

The Pecan Tree

The Pecan Tree

A Novel Chimney Staging

A Novel Chimney Staging

Ornamental Clapboards

Portable Iron Buildings

By August W. Schulenburg

To Remove Exudations from Brick Walls

Ornamental Clapboards

Portable Iron Buildings

By August W. Schulenburg

To Remove Exudations from Brick Walls

American Institute Fair, New York

Photographic Notes

Proposed Fire Engine Elevators for use in the New York Engine Houses

American Institute Fair, New York

Photographic Notes

Proposed Fire Engine Elevators for use in the New York Engine Houses

Construction in Earthquake Countries

The Salt Mountain of Palestine

By Selah Merrill

Construction in Earthquake Countries

The Salt Mountain of Palestine

By Selah Merrill

How to Restore Faded Inks

Prototypes of Hollow Beams in Nature

How to Restore Faded Inks

Prototypes of Hollow Beams in Nature

Composition for Plastering, Filling, Wall Ornaments, Etc.

Rats on Board Ship

Composition for Plastering, Filling, Wall Ornaments, Etc.

Rats on Board Ship

Relations of Architecture and Insurance

Relations of Architecture and Insurance

Old English Furniture

Revelations of the Earthquake

The Inventor of Hydraulic Cement

Old English Furniture

Revelations of the Earthquake

The Inventor of Hydraulic Cement

Palace of Artaxerxes

Strength of Beams

Palace of Artaxerxes

Strength of Beams

An Improved Window Blind

By Charles W. Radford

Bridging

Damp Houses

An Improved Window Blind

By Charles W. Radford

Bridging

Damp Houses

Cleaning Stonework

Massey's Patent Woodworker's Vise

Notes and Queries

Hints to Correspondents

Cleaning Stonework

Massey's Patent Woodworker's Vise

Notes and Queries

Hints to Correspondents

Weight of Iron Girders

Business and Personal

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Weight of Iron Girders

Business and Personal

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Frost on Show Windows

Moorish Fretwork

Frost on Show Windows

Moorish Fretwork

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