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Engineering Experience in Northwestern Wisconsin

Member of the Boston Society of Civil Engineers

By F. W. D. Holbrook

The Central Pacific Railroad Ferry

Malleable Iron Castings

Warren's Radial Drilling Machine

Meresse's Tachygraph

Limed Coal for gas Making

By J. Alfred Wanklyn

Correcting Leaning Walls

Terra Cotta and Brick

Salt Water Distilling Apparatus

Glass Blowing by Means of Compressed Air

Pellat's Hydrostatic Dynamometer

A New Process for the Separation and Recovery of the Volatile Constituents of Coal

By T. B. Lightfoot

Marianini's Re-Electrometer

And its Use in the Study of Atmospheric Electricity

The Perak Tin Mines

Diseases of the Tongue

Contagious Consumption

Lavoisier and Chemistry

Eye Pieces for Telescopes and Microscopes

By G. D. Hiscox

The Kentucky Coffee Tree

Wheat Farming in California

On Whales, Past and Present, and their Probable Origin

The Sheep Grub

The Elevated Coral Reefs of Cuba

By W. O. Crosby

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August 25, 1883

Think Outside the Gift Box