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Plank Road from Utica to Syracuse

Opening of the Sullivan Railroad

The Great Russian Railroad

Noble Conduct of an Engine Driver

The Light in the Window

The American Sewing Machine

An Old Boat

Coast Survey

Railroad Speed and Safety

Pianoes and Factory Girls

Worm in the Eye

The Gold Region

Tax on Foreigners

Seed Grain Steeped in Arsenic

Camera Lucida

Ladies National Magazine

How to Raise Good Beets

Fish Frozen to Death

Another Steamer Blown Up

The Cholera, its Causes, Prevention and Cure

Godey's Lady's Book

Steam Engines in Schuylkill County

American Tea

Patent Cases Extension of a Patent by Act of Congress

Our Prize Essay

Impeachment of a Judge


The Axe and the Saw

Velocity of Light

Use of Tobacco


The Indian Arehipelago.--Coal, Tin and Gutta Percha

Bean Soup

The Great Salt Desert

Reduction of Silver Ores

Astonishing Discovery


Poisoning With Pounded Glass

New Process of Plating by Heat

List of Patents

Improved Guage Cock

Annealing Wrought Iron

The Ball Axle

Back Volumes of the Scientific American

Manufactures in the South

The American Condensing Steam Engine

Gutta Percha

Steam and Gas Engines

The Scientific American

Lighting With Gas

Acoustic Telegraphs

Diving Pigs

The Unicorn

Ice in Hot Ashes

Fenelon Once a Missionary in Western New York

Calico-Printing in China

Animal Heat and Combustion

Fossil Foot Prints

Steam Colors

History of the Rotary Engine

Poisonous Metals.--Test of Arsenic

Electrical Fishes

The Best Mechanical Paper

Mezzotinto Engraving

Waterproof for Boots


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