Skip to main content


The Forster-Firmin Amalgamator and Ore Washer

The Tuttle Family Knitter

Constructing Ice Houses

The Talking Phonograph

Build a Steamboat

Winter Shop Work.--Building Boats

The End of Volume XXXVII

Receiving your Paper

Building Ice Boats

The Photo-Engraving Company of New York


Some Curious Methods of Boring Tapers

Improved Oscillating Grate Bar

The Denney Washing Machine

Revolving Boot and Shoe Heel Protector

Improved Scroll Sawing Machine

Storks Eating Young Rabbits

The Banded Chersydrus

An Easy Method of Producing Bas Reliefs

The Limits of Natural Knowledge

Communications Received

Wants and Business Inquiries

The Scientific American

The Most Popular Scentific Paper in the World


  • Departments

    New Books and Publications

  • Business and Personal

  • Notes and Queries

  • Patents

Purchase To Read More

Already purchased this issue? Sign In to Access
Select Format
December 22, 1877

Choose Wellness