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Improved Sawmill

Notes on Military and Naval Affairs

United States Circuit Court--New Jersey

Ordnance and Gunnery

The Colors of Coal Tar

The Discoveries of 1861

Sewing Machine Improvements


Extension of Patents--For Whose Benefit They Are Granted

Beet-Root Cultivation and Sugar

Good Inventions Lost to the Country--Importance of Encouraging Inventors--What Congress Should Do

British Patent Law Reform

Cast-Iron Moldings

New-York Railways

Clothes Wringers

Operations at the Brooklyn Navy Yard

Recent Foreign Inventions and Discoveries

Patent Claims

Recent American Inventions

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Submarine Guns


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May 17, 1862

Of Shamrocks and Science

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