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The Manufacture of Wall Papers

The Possibilities of the Cotton Industry

The Cause of Failure of Steel Boiler Plates

The Fontaine Locomotive

A Rain of Spider Webs

Experiments with the Government Testing Machine

Steam Boiler Notes

The Phantasmoscope, or Magic Wheel

Mechanical Inventions

Improved Cotton Stalk Cutter and Puller

Automatic Detaching and Lock Hook

Improved Cushioned Gun Stock

The Great Exhibition at Atlanta Ga

Engineering Inventions

Agricultural Inventions


  • Departments

    Recent Inventions

  • Correspondence

  • New Inventions

  • Notes and Queries

  • Business and Personal

  • New Books and Publications

  • Index of Inventions

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