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Elon Musk & his Hyperloop idea is just a re-invention...
Item # 173138
October 19, 1867
HARPER'S WEEKLY Oct. 19, 1867 Front 1/3 illus. of "Joseph Garibaldi, the Italian Patriot." Also, there is a one-third page illustration of a: "Model of the Pneumatic Railway on Exhibition at the American Institute, New York." This is a much earlier version of what Elon Musk invisions with his "Hyperloop" concept, a revolutionary transportation system for the future (see hyperlinks).
Inside is a 1/4 pg. illus. of "The Late Charles King, LL.D." 1/4 pg. illus. of "Boiler Explosion at Newark, N.J.-The Ruins." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Free Church for Seamen and Boatmen, North River, New York." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Debra Tabor, Abyssinia, the Residence of King Theodore." 1/2 pg. illus. of "The Abyssinian Expedition-Fleet of Transports Lying in the Mersey." There is also a full pg. illus. of "The Sheridan Reception-Scene at Night in Union Square, New York." Full pg. illus. of "A Drove of Texas Cattle Crossing a Stream." Full pg. illus. of "Surveying in Central America for a Railroad Across the Isthmus of Nicaragua-Floating Down the Rama on a Raft." 1/3 pg. illus. of "The Steam Ship "Ontario," of the New Boston and Liverpool Line." 1/3 pg. illus. of "Boat Regatta at Ottawa-The Contestant's Passing the Parliament Buildings."
Complete in sixteen pages.