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Great Western Railroad and Niagara Bridge

A New Railroad

Improved Machine for Drilling Rocks

My Love


Village Greatness

The Air Line

Curious Fact for Doctors

Improved Mode of Drying Corn

American Art

Chamber's Miscellany

Ice Crop

Iron Furnaces in Virginia


Manufacture of Glass

Mysteries and Miserles of New York

Pedler Law

Patent Laws or All Countries


Pleasant Ingredients of Mineral Waters

The Children of the Philanstery

Polished Language in Africa

Economy in Linen Washing


Foreign News

A Heavy Anvil

Hartford Depository of Mechanic Arts

Draught in Ploughing

A Mother's Cry


Late Hours

Occupations of English Women

Steel its Manufacture

Strange Speculation

One Way to Make a Fortune

The Wife

The Brain

Wonders of Art

Was it Ether or Chloroform

Ancestry of the British Queen

Baggage of a Man of Simple Habits

Steam Ships of War

Brahminical Wonders


Squaring the Circle

Singular Circumstance

Curious Criminal Facts

Employ Your Minutes

A Stubborn Contest

Cold Chisels for Harness Makers

Improved Rotary Corn Dryer

Hoeing Machines

Leather Bands

Improved Mitre Box

List of Patents

Machine for Taking the Ayes and Nays in Legislative Bodies

New Brick Machine

New Horse Power Reaping Machine

Pneumatic and Hydraulic Machine

Spoons and Forts

Preventive for Leaky Roofs

New Optical Instrument

Horse Rake

The Smithson Institute

Honor to Whom Honor is Due

American Iron Ore

Explosions of Steam Boilers

Iron Mine

Scientific American--Bound Volumes

Death of Doctor Wells

Western Enterprise

Western Manufactures

Consumption of Wood by Locomotives


Horse Power Hoe

Improvement of the Gipsies

Perfection of the Human Frame

New Light for Ships

Winter Quarters of Miners in the Highest Andes

Chinese Pecullarities


Scientific Coincidence


Patent Agency

To Extract Lamp Oil from a Dress

Experiment with a Tulip

Questions and Answers

Cure for the Bite of a Mad Dog

Eccentric Motion

Mechanical Movements

Enamel Fluxes

Black Varnishes


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February 05, 1848

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