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Improved Stove-Pipe Elbow

New Fire Arm

Recent Foreign Inventions

To Destroy Ants

Circulation of the Scientific American

Improvement in Oil Lamps

Weighing and Packing Machine

Back Numbers Wanted

Improved Car Brake

Carpet for the President's House

A Chicago Locomotive

Our Prospect

The Influence of Climate and Laws on Our People

A New Method of Modelling in Plaster

Adulterated Cream of Tartar

The Telegraph and Electricity Applied to War

Extent of London

Crossing the Ocean in Six Days

List of Patent Claims

Bonnell's Patent Flouring Process

Folding Bedstead

Improved Threshing Machine

Stone Dressing Machine

Improved Barrel Machinery

Baker's Improved Furnace

New Theory of the Tides


Patent Office Report for 1852—No. 2

Plan for Building the Pacific Railroad

Crystal Palace

American Institute

Gas Explosions

Artesian Wells

Coke in Locomotives

Imponderable Agents—No. 5

The Logotype

Improved Brushes


Puffing New Inventions


  • From the Editor

    To Correspondents

  • Letters

    Letter from a Subscriber

  • Recommended

    A Chapter of Suggestions, &C

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