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Transactions of the Canadian Institute, Vol. 1

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Excerpt from Transactions of the Canadian Institute, Vol. 1: 1889-90 Whereas William E. Logan, John O. Browne, Frederick F. Passm... Weiterlesen
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Excerpt from Transactions of the Canadian Institute, Vol. 1: 1889-90 Whereas William E. Logan, John O. Browne, Frederick F. Passmore, Kivas Tully, William Thomas, Thomas Ridout, Sandford Fleming, and others of our loving subjects in our Province of Canada, have formed themselves into a Society for the encouragement and general advance ment of the Physical Sciences, the Arts and Manufactures, in this part of our Dominions and more particularly for promoting the acquisition of those branches of Knowledge which are connected with the Profes sions of Surveying, Engineering, and Architecture: being the Arts of opening up the Wilderness and preparing the country for the pursuits of the Agriculturist, of adjusting with accuracy the boundaries of Properties, of improving and adorning our Cities and the habitations ofour subjects, and otherwise smoothing the path of Civilization; and also being the Arts of directing the great sources of Power in Nature for the use and convenience of man, as the means of production and of traffic both for external and internal trade, and materially advancing the development of the Resources and of the Industrial Productions and Commerce of the Country; and have commenced the formation of a Museum for collec tions of Models and Drawings of Machines and Constructions, New Inventions and Improvements, Geological and Mineralogical Specimens, and whatever may be calculated, either as Natural Productions or Speci mens of Art, to promote the purposes of Science and the general interests of society, and have subscribed and collected certain sums of money for these purposes. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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Titel: Transactions of the Canadian Institute, Vol. 1
Untertitel: 1889-90 (Classic Reprint)
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EAN: 9781334222634
ISBN: 1334222630
Format: Kartonierter Einband
Genre: Geschichte
Anzahl Seiten: 320
Gewicht: 431g
Größe: H229mm x B152mm x T17mm
Jahr: 2016