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Issue: 010, 26/02/28 p. 151
Heading: New Process for the Manufacture of Ultramarine
Category: Chemistry   Chemical Industry   
Topic: [Artificial method of making Ultramarine pigment, invented by Tunel, the French inspector of powder and saltpetre]
Person: TUNEL, M.   GAY-LUSSAC   DESOUNES, M. Clement   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 732, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Useful Arts. (Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Manufactures   Textile Industry   
Topic: Felting. [How hatters produce the curl required to "felt" the short fur of rabbits, hares and moles]

Issue: 067, 04/02/29 p. 79
Heading: Varieties, Para 11
Category: Chemical Industry   Sugar Industry   
Topic: Beet-Root Sugar in France

Issue: 078, 22/04/29 p. 254-255, Section: Foreign Varieties
Heading: Beet-root Sugar, Para 6
Category: Geography   France   West Indies   Agriculture   Industry   Chemical Industry   Sugar Industry   
Topic: [De Beaujeu`s method of extracting sugar from beetroot described and compared with the method used in the West Indies. The rise of the industry in France. England and Ireland should take note]
Person: TESSIER, M.   SILVESTRE, M.   THENARD, M.   BEAUJEU, M. de   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Report, 8/12/1828
Issue: 080, 06/05/29 p. 280
Heading: France and England
Category: Geography   Industry   France   England   
Topic: [Statistics on increase in industrial capacity between 1780 and 1826, in France and England respectively]
Person: DUPIN   

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 554, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Mode of Tempering Damascus Steel, Para 3
Category: Chemical Industry   Metallurgy   
Topic: [The strength of Damascus steel may be due to its exposure, when hot, to the north wind]
Person: ANOZOFF, M. [of Russia]   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 171, Section: Paris Academy of Sciences
Heading: Chemical Discoveries
Category: Chemistry   Industry   Chemical Industry   
Topic: [Bussy has submitted to the Academy specimens of chlorate of glucinum and metallic glucinum obtained by the decomposition of chlorate. He has also announced that he has obtained magnesium]
Person: BUSSY, M.   WOLHES, M.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 270
Heading: Boring of Wells
Category: Engineering   Mining   Industry   Public Health   Water Supply   
Topic: [An English company has been given the contract to bore Artesian Wells in France]
Institution: Government of France   

Issue: 133, 15/05/30 p. 298
Heading: National Repository, King`s Mews
Category: Industry   Inventions   Manufactures   Domestic Economy   Astronomy   Geography   Maps   
Topic: [The Athenaeum correspondent singles out exhibits from the National Repository: the "Cosmosphere" of Dr. Muller, the "Folding Terrestrial Globe" of Mr. Pocock of Bristol, the solid globe of Mr. Addison of the Strand, and the flannel fabric of Mr. Smith of Mossley, near Manchester]
Person: MULLER   POCOCK   ADDISON   SMITH (of Manchester)   
Institution: National Repository   
Exhibition
Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 332
Heading: National Repository, King`s Mews. [Second Notice]
Category: Industry   Manufactures   Inventions   Public Health   Safety   Fire   Women   Textiles   Wool   Cotton   Printing   
Topic: [The Athenaeum correspondent returns to the exhibition of British manufactures and amongst other things, chooses items to appeal to "our fair readers"]
Person: WELSTEAD   HULMANDEL   ENGELMAN   TOPLIFFE   
Institution: National Repository   
Exhibition
Issue: 138, 19/06/30 p. 382
Category: Industry   Manufactures   Inventions   
Topic: [Industrial exhibition at Cambray for one month]

Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 426-427
Heading: The Antiquity of the Art of Paper-making
Category: Manufactures   Paper Industry   Paper   Communication   
Topic: [...] "a comparison of the process for making common papers, as now practised, with that which is recorded by the ancient writers". [The modern way of making paper seems the same as that recorded by Pliny]
Person: MUSUMECI   PLINY   CHAMPOLLION   CASSIODORUS   THEODORIC, Emperor   GINNANI   
Source: Musumeci: On the ancient use of various kinds of Paper, and the art of making it. Essay, Catania, 8vn. 1829   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 430
Heading: The Genius of American Squibbing, Para 12
Category: Inventions   Art   Chemistry   Chemical Industry   Explosives   
Topic: [Satirical paragraph on the perfection of American fireworks. "An artist of Philadelphia" can now depict whole scenes in the sky. Will ephemeral pyrotechnic displays supersede oil paintings and watercolours?]

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Papier Vegetal, Para 8
Category: Manufactures   Inventions   Paper Industry   Communication   
Topic: [Only the French seem to know how to make tracing paper. The Athenaeum correspondent has seen a sort of British packing paper, which, if slightly refined, would do just as well. He alerts British paper makers to this fact]
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 145, 07/08/30 p. 495
Category: Geography   Statistics   Food   Sugar Industry   
Topic: [Statistics showing sugar consumption in France, Germany, United States and England]

Issue: 145, 07/08/30 p. 495
Heading: Beet-root Sugar, Russia, Para 10
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Agriculture   Industry   Chemical Industry   Sugar Industry   
Topic: [Davidoff has established a plant for making beetroot sugar near Moscow, modelled on French lines]
Person: DAVIDOFF, M.   
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Issue: 146, 14/08/30 p. 509-510, Section: Fine Arts
Heading: Water-Colour Drawings
Category: Chemistry   Art   Art Materials   Manufactures   Paper Industry   Communication   
Topic: The durability of water-colour paintings, or, as they are improperly termed, drawings, is a subject that deserves some investigation...
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 147, 21/08/30 p. 526
Heading: Granite Millstones, Para 5
Category: Industry   Engineering   Materials Testing   Agriculture   Water Power   Railways   
Topic: The attempts made at Breslau to convert granite into millstones have been attended with entire success..

Issue: 147, 21/08/30 p. 527
Category: Industry   Art   Public Administration   
Topic: Preparations are now making at the National Repository [...] for the reception of [...] the Records[...] to be removed from Westminster Hall...
Institution: National Repository   

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 543
Category: Chemistry   Water   Engineering   Chemical Industry   Gas Power   Gas   Lighting   Geography   North America   
Topic: [In the state of New York an entire village is currently being (dimly) lit by some unspecified form of natural gas]
Source: Gazette Litteraire   

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 543
Heading: Opposite Effects of Moisture on Paper and Linen, Para 18
Category: Engineering   Manufactures   Materials Testing   Paper   Textiles   Industry   Art   
Topic: [Paper expands when wet, and linen, from which paper is made, shrinks. The explanation.]
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 155, 16/10/30 p. 653
Category: Manufactures   Inventions   Paper   Communication   Paper Industry   
Topic: The Revue de Paris publishes a letter from a M. Brard on the manufacture of paper from rotten wood....
Person: BRARD, M.   LEGIER, M.   
Source: Revue de Paris   The Times   
Institution: Legier`s Paper-Manufactory, Brignolles   

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Reviews

Issue: 027, 30/04/28 p. 418-419
Heading: Classification of Wines
Category: Chemical Industry   Wine-making   
Title: Classification and Description of the Wines of Bordeaux; to which are prefixed, Notices of the History and Culture of the Vine, Process of Making Wine, Etc
Author: PAGUIERRE, M.   
Attribution: Courtier de Vin

Issue: 081, 13/05/29 p. 289-290
Heading: Progress and Prospects of Society
Category: Political Economy   Industry   Social Welfare   Education   
Title: Sir Thomas More: or, Colloquies on the Progress and Prospects of Society
Author: SOUTHEY, Robert   
Attribution: Poet Laureate

Issue: 083, 27/05/29 p. 327-323
Heading: Progress and Prospects of Society
Category: Political Economy   Industry   
Title: Sir Thomas More: or, Colloquies on the Progress and Prospects of Society
Author: SOUTHEY, Robert   
Attribution: Poet Laureate

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 70-72
Category: Popularization Of Science   Food   Wine-making   Chemical Industry   Chemistry   
Title: The Cabinet Cyclopaedia.--Domestic Economy. Volume I
Author: DONOVAN, Michael   

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