History of the Iron Trade: From the Earliest Records to the Present Period

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Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1854 - Počet stran: 327
 

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Strana 116 - When at length every thing was prepared, it was found that the machinery would not act,— at all events, it did not answer the sole end of its erection — it would not split the bar of iron. "Foley disappeared again, and it was concluded that shame and mortification at his failure had driven him away for over.
Strana 197 - Union, at a time and place to be agreed on, to take into consideration the trade of the United States; to examine the relative situations and trade of the said States; to consider how far a uniform system in their commercial regulations may be necessary to their common interest and their permanent harmony; and to report to the several States, such an act relative to this great object, as, when unanimously ratified by them, will enable the United States in Congress effectually to provide for the same...
Strana 68 - Colonies in America, and to prevent the Erection of any Mill or other Engine for slitting or rolling of Iron, or any plating Forge to work with a Tilt Hammer, or any Furnace for making Steel in any of the said Colonies...
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