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Issue: 089, 08/07/29 p. 430
Heading: Society for Superseding the Necessity of Climbing Boys
Category: Political Economy   Child Labour   Inventions   
Topic: [Fourteenth report of the society. The new chimney-sweeping machines have been improved and will now nearly always operate successfully. Advice is given to private householders wishing to avoid employing children but legislation is still necessary. A bill will be submitted to parliament next session. A revision of the Building Act is also being considered]
Person: PEEL, Sir Robert   DAY, Robert [Purveyor of chimney-sweeping machines]   GLASS, Joseph [Inventor of the chimney-sweeping machine]   
Institution: Society for Superseding the Necessity of Climbing Boys   
Report
Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 330-331
Heading: Production of Musical Sounds. Royal Institution. Conversazione, Friday, May 21
Category: Physics   Sound   Music   Inventions   Manufactures   History Of Civilization   General Coincident Historical Considerations   
Topic: [...]the invention and subsequent improvements of the method of arranging metallic springs, as a new principle for producing a continued musical sound. [The Athenaeum links this two-column report with that in Athenaeum 124, called "Transmission of Sound"]
Person: FARADAY   DOWLER, Dr.   DAY   MANBY, Capt.   
Institution: Royal Institution   
Lecture, 21/05/1830
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