Skip to main content


A Dwelling at Minneapolis, Minn


Our Sheet of Details for November

How to Have a Dry Cellar

Ancient Japanese Castings

A Village Church

By F. Thornton Macaulay

Preservation of Wood

The New Academy, Monson, Mass

Design for a one Thousand Dollar Cottage

The Victor Frame Pulley

Terra Cotta vs. Stone

The East Avenue Presbyterian Church, Schenectady, N. Y.

A French Country House

To Wax Floors

The Store Order Act Invalid

The Earthquake at Charleston

The Allard Spiral Screw Driver

Detecting Barytes in White Lead

Drawings and Contributions

New Passenger Station, Rochester, N. Y.

Design for a Dwelling to Cost $1,500

Wood in Damp Places

Our First Volume

The Statue of Liberty, New York

Comforts in small Houses

The Ormsby Spring Roller Sash Balance

Design for a School Building

A Country Residence Costing about $2,500

Nail-Driving Machine

By Thaddeus Fowler

Artists' Supplies

A Model School Building

Shingles 115 Years Old

Old English Houses

Insufficient Timbering in Houses

Arrangement and Protection of Water Pipes

Harmony in Decorations

The Proper Construction of Stone Houses

The New Congregational Church, Hyde Park, Ill

Relative Strength of Wet and Dry Timber

Painting Floors

Lake Superior

Disposal of Hotel Sewage

Winter Garden with Detachable Widow Sashes

German Middle Class Houses

Stables and Cattle Houses with Horizontal Floor

The “Ideal” Bath Tub

An Eleven Room House Costing from $1,750 to $2,000

Spontaneous Combustion

Capital Punishment by Electricity

New Post Office, Lexington, KY

Model Tenement Houses

How to use Redwood

Dwelling at Uniontown, Pa

A Convenient Cow Stable

Provide for Your Own

Club House of the Germania Rowing Club

Business and Personal

Notes and Queries

Old Furniture

The Moral Influence of House Ownership

The Water Tower at Victoria, Texas


    Purchase To Read More

    Already purchased this issue? Sign In to Access
    Select Format
    November 01, 1886

    The Antidote to Anti-Intellectualism