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Influence of Railroad in Massachusetts

Rail Road News

Bakers in Paris

Improved Felloe Machine

The North Carolina Central Railroad

Lexington and Frankfort Ky. Railroad

The Seamstress

The Sabbath

Man Killed by a Catamount

Iron Cottages

Wealth of the Union

Singular Case of Poisoning

Railroad Accident and Wonderful Escape

Maine Lumber

The Dam at Hadley Falls

A Literary Prize


New Whaling Ground

Magnetic Stone

Cotton Receipts at Savanah

Temperance in Vermont

Lockport and Niagara Falls Railroad

Gold Leaf

The Snow Worm

Singular and Fatal Accident

Morfit's Chemical and Pharmaceutic Manipulation

Who Owns the Legislature of Oregon

The Western Rivers

The Ophir of Solomon

Winter Fishing on the Upper Lakes

Cocculus Indicus

On the Metallization of Plaster Casts

Peat for Fuel

Railroad Steamboat

New Cotton Picker

Wool Testing Machine

Parachutes for Deep Mines

New Cooking Range

A Great Gun

Prevention of Steam Boiler Explosions

New Bridge

Fragrant Odor for Sick Rooms

New Tongueing and Grooving Machine

List of Patents

Collecting the Sewer Water

New Shingle Machine

Horse Skates

Smelting of Copper and Zinc Ores

Patent Evasions

The Scientific American

Back Volumes of the Scientific American

Telegraph to Liverpool

Remarks on the Archimedian Water Wheel

National Railroad to the Pacific

Apprentices and Factory Operatives

Reform in the Patent Laws

The First Dally Newspaper in Upper Canada

Another Good Move by Congress

The Effect of Steam on Timber

An Accomplished Woolen Draper

Roman Catholic Statistics


Fluency of Speech

Enormous Application of the Electrotype Process

Singular Discovery in Turkey

Crushing of an Iron Bridge

Valuable Remedy for Intemperance

New Camphor Solution

History of the Rotary Engine

Prepared expressly for the Scientific American

The Best Mechanical Paper in the World

Fourth Year of the Scientific American

Copper as a Polson.--Tests

A Carat

Fried Potatoes


  • From the Editor

    To Correspondents

  • Letters

    Source of Animal Heat

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