1890 scientific america magazine 1982 Worlds Fair article Chicago / NEW YORK

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January 18, 1890 Scientific American magazine Oversize 16" x 11" size magazine

The front cover is all about NEW YORK - The Site of the world's Fair of 1982!!!!
Guess that did not happen - inside article is about the choice of cities for the Worlds Fair of 1892

Wonderful drawings of the city!!

Other articles about inventions of that time: Some with wonderful drawings
Know someone who loves history? Great piece to enjoy
Wonderful for college library / historical society addition / library reference section

Some articles: Electrical current. Frog farming, Modified Westminster Abbey for Washington, Proper care of carriages,
The submerged railway of Onton on the coast of Spain, Myers' straw burning stove, Winchester's leak stopper for ships, Oil lamp chandeliers,
London electric supply co - the forty grooved ulley of one of the great dynamos - drawings
Graham vise wrench, Astigmatic eyepiece for opera glasses, Electric Stenographic pen, MUCH MORE

16 pages of American life and inventions in the 1890's

WONDERFUL old ads in the back pages