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Western Atlantic Railroad

Champlain and Connecticut River Railroad

Cohoes and Albany Railroad

New Road in Connecticut

Our Own Fireside

The Jarra Tree

God Help Us to the Last

Arkansas Lead Ore

Human Nature

Barnum's Improvements on the Power Loom

Benefit of Cleanliness

When to Speak and When Not

Wholesale Desertion of Wives and Families


Lumber Business in Gardiner

Manufacturer's Bill

Monster Engines

Military Execution


New Acid

New Plant

Temperance Railroads

The History of the Bottle

Adulterated Flour

Pay and Overpay

Gigantic Project

Artificial Stones

Sabbath Convention

Astronomical Phenomenon

Hydraulic Telegraph

Interesting Cave


Damask Weaving

Telegraph Punctuation

A Human Divining Rod

Scientific Memoranda

Improved Safety Lock

Cast Iron Chimney Tops

Improvement in Fiddles

Improvement in Flax Spinning

Improvement in Grinding Grain

List of Patents

New Invention

New Railroad Wheel

Novel Musical Instrument

Gun Cotton Engine

Artificial Teeth

Blind Fasteners

Burring Machines

Scientific American--Bound Volumes

Steam and the Steam Engine

Influence of Railroads Upon the Weather

Mission of Mechanics' Institutes

New Kind of Hemp

Patents and Patent Laws

Alabama Coal

Science and its Language

Better Stand Up


Eminent Men

English Music in Spain

Formation of Coal

Formation of Hall

A Phenomenon

An End to a Circle

The People of Central America

Reaction Water Wheels

Antique Strange Clock

Patent Agency

Inducements to Inventors

To Sweeten Rancid Butter

Hydraulic Screw

The Scientific American

The Pulley

Researches at Ninevah and Nimroad

Gaudin's Night Sun

Testing Gold


Table of the Composition of Metallic Baths to Temper Edge Tools


  • From the Editor

    To Correspondents

  • Reviews and Recommendations

    Explosions in Steam Boilers

  • The Art of Memory

  • Holden's Dollar Magazine

  • Universal History

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February 26, 1848

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