William Davis Patent

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William Davis Patent

Refrigerated Rail Car Inquiry Unit

US Patent detailing William Davis' design for a Refrigerated Rail Car. Visit Source Download PDF…

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J.B. Sutherland Patent

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J.B. Sutherland Patent

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US Patent detailing J.B. Sutherland's design for a Refrigerated Rail Car. Visit Source Download PDF…

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Ice Houses

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Ice Houses

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A paper written by L.C. Corrbett, Horticulturist, Bureau of Plant Industry, U.S.Department of Agriculture, published as Farmers’ Bulletin 475, issue date 13 Dec. 1911. Visit Source Download PD…

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The Grocer’s Encyclopedia

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The Grocer’s Encyclopedia

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Artemas Ward, formerly editor of The National Grocer magazine, compiled and published The Grocer's Encyclopedia, (1911) which included tips on storage and preparation of various types of food in addit…

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Slideshow of photographs of The Olympias

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Slideshow of photographs of The Olympias

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Triremes Inquiry Unit A trireme reconstruction, known as 'OLYMPIAS', which was initiated in Greece in 1985 and completed in 1987, as shared by the Hellenic Navy. Visit Source Download PDF…

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Lenormant Relief

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Lenormant Relief

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Shallow relief showing the middle part of a trireme. Triremes Inquiry Unit Number: 281 Material: Pentelic marble Location of Original: Athens, Acropolis Museum 1339 Size: 0.40 x 0.54m Accessi…

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Triremes (Part Two)

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Triremes (Part Two)

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Historic narrative about the Greek Trireme reveals how this warship, a technological achievement of its time, played an important role in democracy and empire. Click here to download this video fro…

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