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Some Introductory Remarks
Building Things in Early America
The Works of John B Jervis
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American engineering aqueduct became begin Benjamin Wright bridges Brindley building built bulb called century construction continued Coolidge Croton Croton Aqueduct deal developed discovered early Electric Company Elihu Thomson energy England Erie Canal experience feet filament force furnace hard heat Horatio Allen Hudson human ideas increasing industry intellectual interesting iron trade Irving Langmuir James Brindley John Fritz John Jervis kind knew knowledge labor laboratory lamp Laommi Baldwin later learned locks locomotive look machinery machines materials matter means ment metal Middlesex Canal miles moved nature organized pig iron practice problem produced puddle railroad remarkable reservoirs reverberatory furnace River scheme Schenectady seems ship simple society steam engine Stourbridge Lion structure suggests technological things Thomson thought three high rail tion tungsten vision Whitney whole William Weston wood York