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Brighter Days

The True Ornament

Tobacco Cutting Machine

Walking Beam Engine

Old Colony Railroad

Worcester and Nashua Railroad

Railroad Extravagance

Simple Affinity

New York and Erie Railroad

Boston Museum

Compliment to an American Artist

Cunard Steamers

Pictorial Directory of New York

Pictorial National Library

Depression of Manufactures

Rich Mine

Enormous Chain

Singular Break of the Ocean

Size of New York in 1698

Speed of the Locomotive

Subterranean Lake Recovered

Husk Beds

“The Scientific American”

A Distinction

The Fair of the American Institute

American Lard

The Great Sea Serpent

An Odd Patent and an Old Inventor

The Sufferings, Perseverance, and Triumph of Genius

Respect for Art

Electric Light Again

Emery in Asia Minor

Height of the Atmosphere

India Rubber

A Reform in Locomotive Fuel Wanted

The African Rhinoceros

The Bosphorus

New Steamboat Paddles

To Prevent Railway Collisions

Daniel's Patent Planing Machine

Printing Presses

Screw Cutting

Sheet Lead

Harness Saddles

List of Patents

New Crane at Baltimore

Machinery for Sale

The Law of Libel


The Robbery at Washington--1500 Reward

Counting Room Almanac

War Against Labor Saving Machinery

Progress of Science

Planing Machines

Inventors and Fairs

Iron Carriages

Isham's Patent Sand Paper

Mechanical Books

The Great Wall of China

Valuable Scientific and Mechanical Works

Opium Drunkenness

The Business of Rochester

Names in Nautical Architecture

New Chemical Law

Myriads of Animalcules

Air Guns

Leydoyen's Disinfecting Fluid

The Best Mechanical Paper

History of the Rotary Engine

Golden Yellow

Yellow Metal for Sheathing

Phosphorescence of the Sea

Changes in Solid Forms


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November 18, 1848

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