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Issue: 019, 28/03/28 p. 299
Heading: Model of the Emperor of Austria`s Salt Mine
Category: Engineering   Salt Mining   Popularization Of Science   Children   
Topic: [Exhibition of the Imperial Salt Mine recommended for children. Location unnamed]
Person: AUSTRIA, Emperor of   
Issue: 031, 28/05/28 p. 489, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Mineralogy), Para 3
Category: Geology   Mining   Gold   
Topic: Adulterations of Gold Dust.

Issue: 064, 14/01/29 p. 30, Section: Foreign Notices
Heading: Russia, Para 5
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Geology   Mining   Gold   
Topic: Mines of the Ural Mountains. Platina Currency
Person: D`ENGELHARDT, Professor   
Institution: University of Dorpat   

Issue: 069, 18/02/29 p. 106-107
Heading: Gold Mines of the Ural (Extract of a Letter from Professor Von Engelhardt)
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Mining   Gold   
Topic: [Geological survey of the western slope of Mount Ural]
Person: D`ENGELHARDT, Professor   
Issue: 086, 17/06/29 p. 383
Heading: The Miner`s Bride
Category: Literature   Short Stories   Mining   
Topic: [Anonymous piece of short romantic fiction set in a mining community in Northern France] To be continued.
Short Story
Issue: 087, 24/06/29 p. 399-400
Heading: The Miner`s Bride. (Continued from p. 383)
Category: Literature   Short Stories   Mining   
Topic: [Conclusion of an original romantic fiction which incidentally describes the problems involved in opening up a new mine shaft. The story sets the fearful theme of burial alive in the context of the dangers of mining]
Short Story
Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 446, Section: Varieties
Heading: Coal Mines in Spain, Para 3
Category: Spain   Mining   Coal   
Topic: [The huge capacity of the coal mines of the Asturias]
Institution: The Company of the Guadalquivir   

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 504-505
Heading: Mr Martin`s Inventions
Category: Inventions   Mechanics   Engineering   Ships   Steam Power   Coal Mining   Public Health   Safety   
Topic: [Seven new inventions by John Martin. The Athenaeum believes Mr. Martin should be in a book it has recently reviewed, "Pursuit of Knowledge under Difficulties". The inventions range from an "elastic iron ship", an instrument to remedy the inconvenience of "back-water" in steam navigation, a new use of the paddle in steam navigation, an elastic chain-cable for ships, coast lights, a means of preventing explosion in coal mines, a system of purifying London water, a plan to drain marshy lands by the Thames]
Person: MARTIN, John   

Issue: 095, 19/08/29 p. 522
Heading: Mr. Martin`s Inventions. (Concluded from p.504)
Category: Inventions   Mechanics   Engineering   Ships   Coal Mining   Public Health   Safety   Water Supply   
Topic: [A closer examination of some of Martin`s inventions. The Athenaeum considers: the plan for coast lights, the plan to purify air in coal mines, optional plans to supply London with water from the Coln and to dam the Thames for a purer water supply, and the plan to drain the marshes by the Thames]
Person: MARTIN, John   

Issue: 100, 23/09/29 p. 603, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Silver Mine in Spain, Para 8
Category: Engineering   Mining   Silver   
Topic: [A silver mine has recently been found at Ogarzun, which goes back to the Romans. A "company of capitalists" connected with Mexico have subscribed nine thousand pounds with which they hope to work the mine]
Person: HANNIBAL   

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 714
Heading: Visit of Baron Humboldt to the Ural Mountains
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   China   Geology   Palaeontology   Engineering   Gold Mining   
Topic: [Two letters from Baron Humboldt read at the French Academy, the first describing his trip to the gold mines of Borosowsk, the mines of Malachite, of Gumeselesski, Tagilsk, and the washings of gold and platina, the second describing an excursion to the frontiers of the Chinese empire]
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Letter[s], 11/11/29
Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 266-267
Heading: On the Flowing of Sand. Conversazione at the Royal Institution
Category: Physics   Mechanics   Mechanical Properties Of Solids   Engineering   Mining   
Topic: [Sand flows out of a tube with a hole near the bottom at the same rate, whether the tube was filled up with it or nearly empty to begin with. Some of the weight must be borne by the sides of the tube. The resistance offered by sand in an open pipe makes it a useful material in mining, to confine the gunpowder when blasting rocks]
Person: FARADAY   
Institution: Royal Institution   
Lecture, 23/04/30
Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 268
Heading: Egypt. [From a Friend at Alexandria]
Category: Trade   Communication   Geography   North Africa   Oceans   Red Sea (and Suez Canal)   Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Philology   Mining   
Topic: [The busyness of Egypt since the Suez Canal has been constructed. Complaints of the indifference of the British government to science (archaeological research) compared with the French and Tuscan governments. Some British miners have come to Egypt to bore for water and help relieve the drought]
Institution: Government of France   Government of Tuscany   
Letter, 07/03/1830
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: 140, 03/07/30 p. 410
Heading: Northern Asia. [Further extracts from the Correspondence of Dr. Erman]. English Missionaries
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Siberia   Philology   Mongolian Languages   Education   Zoology   Beavers   Meteorology   Climate   Mining   Gold Mining   
Topic: English Missionaries. Rein-Deer Riding. Severity of Climate. Gold Mines of Beresow
Person: ERMAN, Dr.   GUILLS, Robert   STANYBRASS, Messrs.   KOWALEWSKY   POPOW   
Source: Correspondence of Dr. Erman   

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Issue: 022, 08/04/28 p. 337-338
Heading: Mexican Illustrations
Category: Geography   Central America   Silver Mining   
Title: Mexican Illustrations, founded upon facts; indicative of the present Condition of Society, Manners, Religion, and Morals, among the Spanish and Native Inhabitants of Mexico; with Observations upon the Government and Resources of the Republic of Mexico, as they appeared during part of the years 1825, 1826, and 1827. Interspersed with occasional Remarks upon the Climate, Produce, and Antiquities of the Country, Mode of Working the Mines, Etc
Author: BEAUFOY, Mark   
Attribution: Late of the Coldstream Guards

Issue: 130, 24/04/30 p. 247-248
Category: Geography   South America   Brazil   Social Anthropology   Geology   Mining   Zoology   
Title: Notices of Brazil in 1828 and 1829. [Second Article]
Author: WALSH, Rev. R.   

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