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Illinois Central Railroad

Sherwood's Prismatic Turning Lathe

Muscogee Railroad--The Ladies

Defrauding Railroads

Recent Foreign Inventions

Rise of Labor

Stereoscopic Daguerreotype

Strains upon the Diagonals of Lattice Beams

Pig Iron without the Blast

The New Arctic Expedition

The Oil Market

The Supposed Relic of the Steamer President

A Crystal Palace in France

The Wheeling Bridge

To Render Water Wholesome

Breaking of Railway Axles

Wooden Nutmegs Outdone

Emery in Arkansas

Harmony of Color in Dress

Life Boats--Loss of the Birkenhead

Manufacture of Beet-Root Sugar

Cure for Rheumatism

Fire without Coal

Improvement in Trip Hammers

Linnet's Nest in a Curious Place

Securing Spindles in Locks

Submarine Exploring

Westcott's Self-Regulating Door Spring

Diurnal Reflectors

Dodge's Improvement in Re-Action Water

Great Telegraphic Invention

Railroad Car Coupling

Improvement in Sounding Boards

Incombustible Floors

Another Explosion

Sad Death of a Good Mechanic and Inventor

Russia Sheet-Iron

Manilla Rope

The New York Times and the Patent Laws

The Streets of New York

Remington's Bridge

Iron Flags

List of Patent Claims

The Lakes and Salmon

Patent Law Reform

A New Clock for the City Hall


Inventors and their Models

Patent Claims

Patent Laws, and Guide to Inventors

City Subscribers

An Important Paragraph

Back Numbers and Volumes

To Correspondents

Agricultural Science

On Boilers--No. 22

Lubricating Oil

Solid Gas


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    May 08, 1852

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