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Excellent Dentrifice

Important to Inventors

Oscillating Engine


Practice of Shoeing Horses

Petroleum Spring

Railway Difficulty Settled

The Pacific Railroad—Wall Street Intrigue

Heat of the Sun—Will it Ever Decay

American Wool

Hydrate of Magnesia as an Antidote

The Panama Railroad

The Polar Plant

The William Norris

Foreign Scientific Memoranda

List of Patent Claims

English Railway Statistics

The Ericsson Again

Improved Clamp for Joiners

Lath Machine

Primer for Fire-Arms

Improved Cut-Off

Improved Rack Rail

New Tea-Kettle

Improved Saw Mill

Machine for Dressing Millstones

New Trip Hammer

Improved Throttle Valve

Patent Office Report for 1852—No. 4

Extension of Patents, and Patent Law Suits

Photographs of the Moon

New Rotary Printing Press

Cholera Remedy

Crystal Palace

Recent Foreign Inventions

American and European Naval Architecture

The North-West Passage

Gilding—No. 1

Lucifer Matches

To Prevent Steam from Condensing in Pipes

Sandwich Islands

Water Spouts on the Lake


Manufacturers and Inventors

Saw Tooth Corrector


  • From the Editor

    To Correspondents

  • Recommended

    A Chapter of Suggestions, &c

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November 19, 1853

Confronting Common Wisdom