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Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 475-476, Section: Foreign Correspondence
Heading: Acerbi`s Tour in Egypt, 1829-1830. (Continued from p. 459)
Category: Geography   North Africa   Egypt   Chemistry   Water   Medicine   Pharmacology   Zoology   Botany   Archaeology   
Topic: [Chemical observations on the alkaline lakes of the valley of Natron. Meeting with a chemist, the son of D`Arcet. Visit to a plant for the refining of carbonate of soda, to be exported to Europe. The author`s collections of animals, plants and shells. The increasing difficulty of buying Egyptian antiquities in Egypt]
Letter Signed: ACERBI; Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 475
Heading: Egyptian Temples. [From Personal Observation]
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Architecture   Building Materials   Engineering   Materials Testing   
Topic: The numerous antique temples that still decorate the Egyptian plains, are mostly built of a compact sandstone...
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 476
Heading: Poland
Category: Geography   Poland   Religion   Statistics   
Topic: [Statistical information on religion in Poland]
Person: MOSTOWSKI, Count   
Institution: Diet of Poland, Home Department   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 477-478
Heading: Effect of Sea-water on Wrought Iron
Category: Engineering   Materials Testing   Chemistry   Ships   
Topic: The partial conversion of cast iron into a substance resembling plumbago...[Now similar changes have been observed in wrought iron]
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Cherokees, Para 6
Category: Communication   Periodicals   Medicine   Health   Addiction And Temperance   
Topic: [There is a new Cherokee newspaper, announcing the formation of a temperance society]
Institution: Cherokee Temperance Society   

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Cow-pox, Para 9
Category: Medicine   Infectious Diseases   Public Health   Prevention Of Infection   Inoculation   Smallpox   Experimental Zoology   
Topic: [Rumann of Utrecht on the effects of vaccine inoculation on animals]
Person: RUMANN, Dr. [of Utrecht]   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Egina, Para 5
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Museums   
Topic: [Excavations here have led to the establishment of a museum]

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Interesting Discovery, Para 7
Category: Botany   Trees   Manufactures   Engineering   Ships   Materials Testing   
Topic: [An association at Lyons have discovered many new industrial uses for Linden bark]

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: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Strange Method of catching the Tortoise, Para 10
Category: Zoology   Icthyology   Reptiles   Ecology   Hunting   Fishing   
Topic: [In Mosambique, a fish of the type Echeneis is tied to a boat. It then fixes itself to the "breast-plate" of a tortoise, so firmly that the tortoise can`t escape]
Person: SALT, Mr. H.   
Source: Cuvier: Animal Kingdom   

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: The Rattle-Snake, Para 11
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   Snakes   Ecology   Trade   
Topic: [There is a known market for rattle-snakes in North America. The Athenaeum correspondent doubts the security of the current collection of one hundred rattle-snakes in the Tower of London. The species could establish itself in the British climate. In North America its range is as far north as Canada]

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Trade of Algiers, Para 12
Category: Geography   Statistics   North Africa   Trade   
Topic: [Imports and exports, Algiers, 1826, showing the Algerian national debt]

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