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Hydraulic Lift Bridge illustrations...
Item # 555742
July 12, 1884
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 12, 1884 Taking most of the front page is a large illustrations plus two insets: "New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railway.--Hydraulic Lift Bridge At Syracuse, N.Y." Also a report: "Hydraulic Lift Bridge."
Prints inside include: "Hand-Grenade Fire Extinguisher" "Attitude of a Soldier on the Battle-Field 24 Hours After Death" with an interesting article on rigor mortis; "Warth's Telephone Support" which is a crude headset; and more.
Sixteen pages, small binding holes in the spine, good condition.
Category: Post-Civil War