Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Bind 6
Metcalf and Company, 1866
Vol. 12 (from May 1876 to May 1877) includes: Researches in telephony / by A. Graham Bell.
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Side 148 - A Course of Instruction in the Elements of the Art and Science of War, for the Use of the Cadets of the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY 12mo, cloth $1 .75 Field Fortifications.
Side 154 - Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Report of the Joint Standing Committee on Federal Relations, to whom was referred so much of the Governor's Address as relates to the Military Defences of the State, the Petition of BN Bullock in regard to an invention for iron armor for vessels, and the Order of the Senate relative to taking measures for calling out the mechanical and inventive talent of the Commonwealth. 8vo pamph. Boston. 1862. [Senate Doc. No. 177.] Five hundred and twenty-fourth Meeting.
Side 399 - We have seen that the formulas for the breaking weight are deduced from experiments made on small pillars, very carefully cast from iron of superior quality ; when the same formulas are applied to pillars made of iron of inferior quality for the purpose, and are less carefully cast, it is reasonable to expect that the computed breaking * On the Application of Cast and Wrought Iron to Building Purposes.
Side 140 - Twenty-fifth, twenty-sixth annual report to the council of the city of Manchester on the working of the Public Free Libraries.
Side 150 - OF NORTH CAROLINA, From 1584 to 1851. Compiled from Original Records, Official Documents, and Traditional Statements; with Biographical Sketches of her Distinguished Statesmen, Jurists, Lawyers, Soldiers, Divines, &c.
Side 288 - Medicine, in connection with his preceptor and near friend, Dr. Armstrong. Upon the early death of Dr. Armstrong, he became his biographer and expositor, and published in 1834, after several years' preparation, in two octavo volumes, his " Memoir of the Life and Medical Opinions of John Armstrong, MD, to which is added an Inquiry into the Facts connected with those Forms of Fever attributed to Malaria and Marsh Effluvium," — a work which excited considerable attention.
Side 326 - Annual Report of the Regents of the University of the State of New York, on the Condition of the State Cabinet of Natural History Transmitted to the Legislature, April 15, 1863.
Side 139 - Royal Institution of Great Britain. Notices of the proceedings at the meetings of the members of the Royal Institution, with abstracts of the discourses delivered at the evening meetings.
Side 23 - ... in any part of the continent of America, or in any of the American islands during the preceding two years, on heat, or on light; the preference always being given to such discoveries as shall, in the opinion of the academy, tend most to promote the good of mankind. With regard to the formalities to be observed by the academy in their decisions upon the comparative merits of those discoveries which in the opinion of the academy may entitle their authors to be considered as competitors for this...