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NEW YORK:PUBLISHED BY J. S. REDFIELD.
BOSTON :-OTIS, BROADERS & Co.;-N. P. HAWES.

BALTIMORE:-RICHARDS & BROTHER.

CINCINNATI :-ELI TAYLOR.

1838.

P183.6

HARVARD COLEG
APR 10 1926
LIEUARY

Dexter fund

(प,

[ENTERED according to the act of Congress, in the year 1838, by

J. S. REDFIELD,

in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York,

CONTENTS.

AMERICAN COMMERCE

30 FARMERS' DEPARTMENT-

NATURAL HISTORY

AMERICAN CAVERNS

72
Great Farm in England 211

Hares

444

ARCHITECTURAL MONUMENTS 23

Sugar Beet

212

Wheat

448

- ARCHITECTURE

65, 91, 140, 187

Silk Business

212 NATURAL PHILOSOPHY 290, 329, 381, 409

ASTRONOMY
19, 68, 104, 167, 420
Manures

270 New York, Philadelphia, and Boston 313
AMERICAN ANTIQUITIES-

Barley

305 Officers of the United States 150
105, 125, 324, 377, 420

Clover
394 Oregon

276
A Yanktoana Horse-Fight
34 Force of the Waters

183 Our National Flag
Africa
A Tale of Western Chivalry
69 Governours of the States—1838 361 358 Oriental Water Carriers

396
83 Homer, N. Y.

5 Oriental Houses

433
ARTS AND ARTISTS-

Hyssop
13 Pepper

7

Teniers, the Younger 60 ILLUSTRATIONS OF SCRIPTURE-

Popular Medical Observations 33, 67, 93

Andrea Sacchi

100

Ark of the Covenant

37 151, 226, 251, 294, 332, 374, 430, 470

Guido Reni

168
Tower of Babel
101 Pyrotechny

170
Ancient State of the North American

Mount Seir
185 Públick Houses

181
Continent

103
Plain of Jordan
380 Persian Gardens

196
Affecting Story

127 | Indian Attack upon Wheeling
Ancient Mexican Cotton Manufacture 158 Interesting to Sculptors

157 Philip, Last of the Wampanoags 203
275 Presidential Elections

126
An Anecdote of War
175 Indian Summer - American Forests 355 Pyramid of Faioum

237
Animal Heat
188 Invention of Stereotyping

384 Petra

261, 308
Adventures of Col. James Smith
243 Indigo
422 Putnam and the Wolf

283
Animal Magnetism
265 John Paul Jones
323 Paris Exchange

317
Assassination of Francis Pizarro 463 Kentucky Barbecue on the Fourth of Principal Events of 1937

359

Ancient Writing Materials

416 July

116 Procuring and Preserving Objects of

BIOGRAPHY-

LIVING COSTUMES-

Natural History 369, 414, 458

Prof. J. W. Francis, M. D. 130 Bedouin Arabs

17 REVOLUTIONARY ANECDOTES

290

Cadwallader Colden

334

Albanians

49 Recollections of Putman

284

Hon. Cadwallader D. Colden 389

Omai
116 Rivers in Mississippi

356
William Prescott
434 LITERARY Notices-

Red Sea

428
John Andre

466

40, 80, 160, 240, 280 Rafts on the St. Francis

BOTANY-

LITERARY REVIEW 135, 191, 272, 392 Suspension-Bridge

43

Catkins

53 Literary Character of Sir Walter Scott 342 Squatters of Labrador

51

Burning Wax
169 MISCELLANY 39, 79, 158, 200, 239, 440 Sugar-Cane

113
Bombay
198 Mandrake

14 Shoeing Horses

182
Buffalo Postoffice
301 Meteorological Sketches 74, 106, 267 Suffolk Bank

225
Bismuth
404 Mechanism of a Feather

77 Sunday at Home

310
Capitol of Indiana
3 Military Bounty Land

143 Specimens of Ancient Love Letters 359
Chinese Wedding
9 Mariner's Compass
153 Snow Crystals

373

. CONCHOLOGY

29, 57, 95 Manners of the Chinese

154 Signers of the Declaration of Inde-

Chinese Bookseller
97 Mahratta Chief
156 pendence

400

Cloves

64 Merchant of Savannah

229 Sketch of the Life of the Hon. Na-

Chinese Dinner
108 Mount Hor
256 thaniel Bowditch

437
Conferva, or Natural Paper
120 Measurement of Time
427 Savage Fortitude

438
Christian Connexion
189 Natural History,

Sketch of the Life of John Smith 443
Comparative Statisticks

198
Pelican
11 Steamboats on Lake Erie

462
Causes of Poverty-

Seahorse
12 Singular Prison Amusement

470
213, 254, 302, 371, 425 Black and White Swan 45 The Wild Boar
Character of a Native Georgian

15

230

Hammer-Headed Shark 46 Pawnee Sacrifice

20

Convent of St. Catherine

259

Gems-Bok or Oryx

47 Human Body-

Canal Locks

278
Sting-Ray.

47

43, 110, 138, 186, 227, 253

Changes of Fortune

296

Sword-Fish

86 68 Live Oakers

Customs Fifty Years Since

403

Menura or Lyre-Tail

87 Village Prize

89

Congreve Rockets

461

Gigantick Crane

127 Teazle

133

Costume of the Jews

465

Lump-Fish

128 Plantain

124

Discourse on the Times

216

Argonauta

129 Flax

124

Denomination of Universalists 314

Arabian Camel

164 Retina

142

Date-Tree

Fig

167 Western Mothers

163

Destruction of the Janizaries by Mah-

Thorn

167 Horse-Swap

176

moud II.

357

Sheep

205 Emigrated Indians

179

Extracts from a Narrative of Mission-

Dove

206 Sybil's Cave Hoboken

293

ary Enterprises in the South Sea

Lentils

207 Death of Chastelar

312

Islands

217

Beetles and Locusts

207 Holy Week at Rome

403

Electro-Magnetism

223

Plane-Tree

209

Science of Geology

405, 449

Exploring Visits to the Source of the

Lizards

245 Temple of Schoe-Madou, at Pegu 51
Hudson
Osprey, or Fish-Hawk 248 Tallow-Tree of India

114

Electro-Magnetick Telegraph 358

Sparrow-Hawk

249 Useful Arts-

Engraved Rocks

464
Scape-Goat, &c

285
Rope-Making

27

• FARMERS' DEPARTMENT-

Cormorant

286

Porcelain

61

Making Pork

35

Common Hoopoe

287

Making clover hay-In cocks 36

Plumbery

98

Sacred Ibis

288

Painting in Water-Colour 454

Grub, or Cut Worm

36

Balm

289 UEFUL KNOWLEDGE- 38, 78, 119, 199

Bees

72

Coriander

289

Field Culture of Peas 73

238, 318, 239

Stork

337 United States Calendar-1838

Method of Harvesting Indian

Frogs

338 View in Broadway

Corn

73

Crocodile

341 Wonderful Escape from the Indians

58

Wheat--Important discovery 115 Coral

364 White Sulphur Springs

123

Tillage

195

Hive-Bee

366 | Wood Engraving.

Hints for Autumn Work

195

Viper

367 | Washington Medical College

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270, 209

269

EMBELLISHMENTS.

Astronomy Illustrated 19, 68, 104, 147 Man of Tierra del Fuego

1921 NATURAL HISTORY

Ark of the Covenant

37 Man of the Island of Tanna

193

Flax

124

Albanian Soldiers

49 Man of New Zealand

194

Fig

167

ARCHITECTURE Illustrated 65, 91, 140, 188 Makea

221

Thorn

168

Africa Illustrated

69 Mount Hor

257

Lentils

207

Adam Poe and Big Foot

81 Mechanical Powers Illustrated 329, 381

Plane-Tree

209

Adam discovering the body of Abel 100 Map of the Source of the Hudson 353

Balm

289

An Eastern Choultry

181 Murder of Henry IV. of France 39?

Coriander

299

A Laplander travelling in a Sledge 394 Manufacturing Indigo

422

Teazle

333

Bedouin Arabs

17 Moses at the Passage of the Red Sea 429

Coral

364

Bombay Harbour

179 NATURAL HISTORY

Wheat

444

Buffalo Postoffice

301

Pelican

12 Napoleon Bonaparte

393

Battlement of Roof

433

Seahorse

13 Omai

116

Capitol of Indiana
Black and White Swan 45 Oriental Water-Carriers

397

Chinese Wedding

9

Hammer-Headed Shark 46 Pepper

3

Chinese Rope-Making

28

Gems-Bok or Oryx

47 Porcelain Manufacture

61

CONCHOLOGY

29

Sting-Ray

48 Pamunkey Medal .

125

Catkins Illustrated

55

Sword-Físh

86 PyrotechnyIllustrated

172

Cloves

64

Menura or Lyre-Tail

89 Persian Gardens

196

Chinese Bookseller

97

Gigantick Crane

127 Philip, Last of the Wampanoags 201

Chinese Bowl and Chop-Sucks 109

Lump-Fish

128 Papheia

221

Chinese

154

Argonauta

129 Pyramid of Faioum -

237

Chapel at Arorangi

217

Arabian Camel

165 Petra, Temple of Khasne

262

Convent of St. Catherine

260

Sheep

205

Sectional View

263

Capt. John Sinith

441

Four-Horned Ram

205

View of an unfinished Tomb 264

Exaltation of the Pope

401

Dove

206

Tomb at Petra

309

Egyptian Papyrus

418

Beetles

207

Interiour of a Tomb at Petra 309

Engraved Rocks

464

Locusts

208 | Putnam and the Wolf

281

Flight of Lot with his Daughters 169

Lizards-

Paris Exchange

316

Francis Pizarro

361

Lacerta Scincus

245 Roman Coasting Vessel

393

Female Reading, with a Box of Rolls 417

Lacerta Gecko

246 Suspension-Bridge

41

Female Reading a Roll

418

Stellio Spinipes

247 Sugar-Cane

113

Geneva Medical College

176

Lacerta Stellio

448 Suffolk Bank

225

Geology Illustrated

405, 449
Osprey, or Fish-Hawk 249 Squaws Ducking Col. Smith

241

Homer, N. Y.

Sparrow-Hawk

249 Snow Crystals

373

Hyssop

13

Scape-Guat, &c.

285 The Wild Boar

15

Hunting the Wild Boar

16

Cormorant

286 Temple of Minerva

24

Hunting the Gazelle

25

Common Hoopoe

287 Smokers, after Teniers the

Hamburgh

32

Sacred Ibis

288

Younger

380

Head of an Albanian

49

Stork

337 Retina

142

Human Body Illustrated-

Frogs-

Sybil's Cave-Hoboken

293

111, 138, 186, 227, 253

Tadpole of the Surinam

Sultan, Mahmoud II.

357

Hon. Cadwallader D. Colden

389

Frog

339 Plain of Jordan

380

House where Peter the Great lived, in

Surinam Frog, nearly

Doge of Venice wedding

the Sia 393

Holland
394

339 Temple of Schoe-Madou, at Pegu 51

John Paul Jones

321

Dotted Frog

341 | Tower of Babel

101

Jewish Taled with its “Fringes" 447

Crocodile

441 | View in Broadway

397

Mandrake

14

Hive-Bee

365 | View of the Red Sea

248

Man of Sandwich Islands in a Mask 135

Vipers-

White Sulphur Springs

123

Man of Nootka Sound

137

Naia Haje

368 Woman of Nootka Sound

137

Man of Prince William's Sound 137

El Affah

368 Woman of Prince William's Sound 137

Mariner's Compass

153
Hares
445 Woman of Easter Island

192
Mahratta Chief

156
Conies
445 Washington Medical College

269
Mrs. Merril engaged with the Indians 161

Plantain
124 Youth with a Tablet-book

417

Mount Seir

185

POETRY.

The Hudson

Lines by Mrs. F. A. Butler

On the Admission of Michigan into

the Union

On the Wickedness of the Northwest

Wind

The Sea Captain
The Noble Sailor
Drinking Song
The Winds

6 | The Dead Mariner
26 | To My Brother

On Crossing the Alleganies
49 A Fragment of Linen

Religion
77 | The Scattered Household
94 Lines by Juliet Lewis

105 The Battle-Field

134 Similes.-Love-Hope--Faith

139

204 | The Cherub Watcher

214 Niles's Pindarick Ode

214 | The Farmer's Song

253 | The Child in Search of her Father

264 | The Earth is Beautiful

303 The Skies

398 Lines on an Old Gentleman

320 The Burial of the Indian Girl

370 | The Cow-Chase

386

392

396

428

428

448

457

463

447

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