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Straw for Hats

Troy and Boston Railway

Whom We Trust Our Lives To

Woolens and Furs

Large Locomotives

Missouri Pacific Railway

Schiele's Anti-Friction Curve

Irradiation of Light

The Republican Weaver

The Way to Beg

The Mississippi River

Works on Science and Art


Maryland Institute for the Promotion of the Mechanics Arts

Sailing of the Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin

Singular Trance

Spontaneous Heating of Iron

A Snake Fight

A World's Fair in America—The N.Y. Mechanics Institute

An Introduction to the Water Cure

Blackbirds in Arkansas

Chinese Newspaper

Clear as Mud


The French at Rome

Iron Furnaces in Scotland

Lake of Pitch

Philosophy of Mechanics

Red Oxide of Zinc and Franklinite

Depths of the European and Open Seas

Improvement in Pitchforks

Wilson's Stone Cutting Machine

Manufactures from the Cocoanut

New Carriage Step for Stages

New Iron Bridge at Washington

Silk Manufactory in Massachusetts

New Kind of Cotton Bagging

New Pumping Apparatus

The Paving of Streets

The Using of Paint

Reform of the Patent Laws

Our Atlantic Steamers

The First American Painter

Workingmen's Association for Protection of the Sabbath

List of Patent Claims

Farmers and Mechanics

Important Discovery in Turkey

History of Propellers and Steam Navigation


To Inventors and Mechanics

The Rothschilds


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    Thanks Due

  • To Correspondents

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June 01, 1850

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