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A Machine for Praying

A Female Aeronaut

Black Lead Mines of New Brunswick

About Explosions—Practical Exprience

The Voltaic Battery

Knapp's Patent Cow Milker

Improved Axle Box

Centrifugal Castings

Wine Making

Porcelain

Noiseless Carriage Wheels and Horse Shoes

Improved Mitre Box

Improved Carpet Loom

A New Watch

The Power of Lightning, Steam, and the Press

Our List of Patent Claims

The Late State Fair

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Aspect of Death in Childhood

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Jenny Lind, the Queen of Song

Fair of the American Institute

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Dodd's Anti-Friction Shaft and Axle Roller Cylinder

Singular Process

Maryland Mechanics Institute

List of Patent Claims

The Submarine Telegraph between France and England

Important Notice to Us!

Coal Ashes as a Manure

Ocean Navigation—Marine Steam Engine

Durability of Iron Ships

American Mesmerizer in Britain

Butternut Sugar

To Harden Steel without Springing

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To Extract the Essential Oil from any Flower

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September 21, 1850

Music's Mysterious Power

Music's Mysterious Power

Emotional. Cognitive. Therapeutic.