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A guide to the The Engineer supplemental engineering illustrations, 1871-1874
HDC0030 (SAFR 17602)  
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"The Engineer" supplemental engineering illustrations (SAFR 17602, HDC 0030) comprise a portfolio of 17 supplemental engineering illustrations on tissue paper from various issues of the weekly periodical "The Engineer." Plans give mechanical details of boilers, locomotive and ship engines and factory designs from 1871 to 1874. Printed by William Dickes (1815-1892), with the business address of Farringdon Road, E.C.. The collection is fully processed and open for research.
Historical notes for subjects represented in this collection include notes on The Engineer (London) publication, William Dickes (1815-1892) biographical note, London's South Dock construction of 1873, Steamship GAEL vessel history, and the Vienna World's Fair of 1873.
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