Skip to main content


Our Mechanics

Direct Acting Pumping and Cornish Engines

Convenient Railroad State

Cause of the Inundations in France

Improved Platform Weighing Scale

Good Speed

Polarized Light

List of Patent Claims

Death of an Artist

Bust of Columbus

The Poison Strychnine

Recovery of the Lost Telegraph Cable

Railroad Accident--The Verdict

More American Printing Presses for England

Interesting Experiments with Steam Boilers

Walls of Hollow and Solid Bricks

New Source of Chloroform

Mechanical Discussions--American Institute Club

New Shingle Machine

The Woodworth Patent Extension

The New Steam Frigate Wabash

Seward's New Patent Bill

Recent Foreign Inventions

Philosophy of Wetting Bricks

Improvements--No Standing Still

Does the Moon Rotate

Testing Natural and Bent Ship Knees

Recent American Patents

Notes on Patented InventionsNo. 16

Improvement in Coach Windows

Glass Ballot Box

To Make Ink

The Expected Comet

Southern Wheat

To Correspondents

Important Items

Manufacture of Chinese Porcelain


Palace Discovered Underground

Plate Glass

The Effect of Color upon Health

Wonderful Fountains

Frazee's Saw Mill

Growth of Mineral Earths

Improved Carriage

A New Sugar Plant

Artificial Stone


    Purchase To Read More

    Already purchased this issue? Sign In to Access
    Select Format
    August 02, 1856