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A Fact in Natural History

Hand Iron Drill

Locomotives on Prairies

How to apply Guano

Weight and Measure of Water

On the Flying of Birds

New Mode of Fencing

American Coal Basins

A New Cent

Flax Industry--No. 2

The Red Sulphate of Indigo

Soldering Cast Steel

Paper for Newspapers made of Straw

Which is the Best Water Wheel?

Something More About Gilding Metals

List of Patent Claims

Sawing, and Saw Mills

Cistern for Rain Water

Water Wheel Gate


The Darien Expedition

Railroad Signals

Punching and Shearing Machines

Making the Wool on Sheep to Grow, &c

Improved Gold Amalgamator

Fire Arm Charger

Cleaning Dirt

Colt's Pistols in Europe

Depreciation of Textile Fabrics

The Crystal Palace in a New Phase

Tallow, Tallow

Important Patent Decision

War, War

Improved Cotton Press

Bank Bills

Another Fire Annihilator Experiment

Double Dasher Churn

The Osage Orange for Hedges

Proposed Railroad Bridge Over the Hudson

In Peace and War--Railway Signals

Illinois Central Railroad

Amorphous Phosphorus

By A. Puttfarcken

To Correspondents

Deep Sea Soundings by American Vessels

Enemies of the Teeth


Manufacturers and Inventors


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    April 22, 1854

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