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Lengthening a river steamboat... Building Erie Penitentiary...
Item # 632297
November 27, 1897
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, November 27, 1897 The front cover has "Lengthening a Hudson River Steamboat - The Hull Pulled Apart - Framing the New Section" with accompanying article. Inside the issue is: "Oil Wells on the Sea Shore Near Santa Barbara, California"; Steam Motor Car for Branch Line Service"; The Steel Cell and Central Corridor System of Prison Construction" (Erie Penitentiary, Buffalo, NY); and other illustrations, articles and advertisements.
Complete in sixteen pages and in very nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War