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Men of progress : American inventors presented to the subscribers of the Scientific American

Author: John Sartain; Christian Schussele; John Skirving; Scientific American, inc.; Munn & Co. (New York, N.Y.),
Publisher: New York : Published by Munn & Co., 1862.
Edition/Format:   Image : Graphic : Original artwork : English
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Subject: Either standing or sitting around a central table are Dr. William T.G. Morton, etherization; James Bogardus, iron architecture, etc.; Samuel Colt, revolvers; Cyrus H. McCormick, reapers; Joseph Saxton, mint and coast sury.machinery; Charles Goodyear, vulcanizing gum elastic; Peter Cooper, gelatine, etc.; Jordan Lawrence Mott, works in iron, fuel, etc.; Joseph Henry, electricity as a motor; Dr. Eliphalet  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Engravings
Group portraits
Portraits
Pictorial works
Named Person: Erastus B Bigelow; Thomas Blanchard; James Bogardus; Henry Burden; Samuel Colt; Peter Cooper; John Ericsson; Charles Goodyear; Joseph Henry; Richard March Hoe; Elias Howe; Isaiah Jennings; Cyrus Hall McCormick; Samuel Finley Breese Morse; W T G Morton; Jordan Lawrence Mott; Eliphalet Nott; Joseph Saxton; Frederick E Sickles
Material Type: Graphic, Original artwork
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Sartain; Christian Schussele; John Skirving; Scientific American, inc.; Munn & Co. (New York, N.Y.),
OCLC Number: 191908928
Notes: Plans and models of various inventions can be seen.
This print is a proof.
Original picture by Christian Schusssele, Philadelphia 1861. Engraved on steel by John Sartain Philadelphia 1862.
Copyright by John Skirving.
Description: 1 print : steel engraving, b&w ; image 55.4 x 90.4 cm., sheet 66.2 x 97.4 cm.
Responsibility: origl.picture by C. Schussele ; engd.on steel by John Sartain.

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Subject: Either standing or sitting around a central table are Dr. William T.G. Morton, etherization; James Bogardus, iron architecture, etc.; Samuel Colt, revolvers; Cyrus H. McCormick, reapers; Joseph Saxton, mint and coast sury.machinery; Charles Goodyear, vulcanizing gum elastic; Peter Cooper, gelatine, etc.; Jordan Lawrence Mott, works in iron, fuel, etc.; Joseph Henry, electricity as a motor; Dr. Eliphalet Nott, management of heat, etc.; John Ericsson, caloric engine, monitors, etc.; Frederick E. Sickles, steam cut-off, etc.; Samuel Morse, electric telepgraph; Henry Burden, horseshoe machine; Richard M. Hoe, rotary press, etc.; Erastus B. Bigelow, carpet loom, etc.; Isaiah Jennings, friction matches, etc.; Thomas Blanchard, electric lathe, etc.; Elias Howe, sewing machine.

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