Vol iv, 1888/89

Table of Contents

Preliminary pages

Title page
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Contents page
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Act of incorporation
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Rules and by-laws
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Appendix to the by-laws
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List of members
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List of donations to the library
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Minutes of the Annual meeting, 11th October 1888 and various other general meetings in 1888 and 1889
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Balance sheet and Account of receipts and expenditure
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Election of officers
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Minutes of proceedings and special meetings from 20th December, 1888 to 26th September, 1889
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Minutes of Proceedings for 20th December, 1888

Address by the president
A. D. Nelson

Minutes of Proceedings for 13th September, 1888

Remarks on the scheme proposed for the sewerage and drainage of the western suburbs
J. B. Henson

Minutes of Proceedings for 11th October, 1888

Discussion on Mr. J. B. Henson's paper on "The western suburbs sewerage scheme"

Minutes of Proceedings for 10th January, 1889

On the modern tendency of railway practice
Walter Shellshear
Discussion on Mr. W. Shellshear's paper, "On the modern tendency of railway practice"
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Remarks on the Hawkesbury-Nepean alluvial deposits and irrigation
J. B. Henson
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Discussion on J. B. Hensons paper, "The Hawkesbury-Nepean alluvial deposits and irrigation"

Minutes of Proceedings for 11th April, 1889

Sanitary improvements
E. W. Cracknell
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Discussion on Mr. E. W. Cracknell's paper, "Sanitary improvements"
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Minutes of Proceedings for 16th May, 1889

Notes on some New South Wales timbers
J. H. Maiden
Don's patent smoke preventer and fuel economiser
G. A. Key
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Discussion on Don's patent smoke preventer and fuel economiser
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Minutes of Proceedings for 13th June, 1889

The transverse strength of Australian timbers
w. H. Warren
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Discussion on Some New South Wales timbers, and The transverse strength of Australian timbers
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Minutes of Proceedings for 18th July, 1889

Flour milling machinery
A. D. Nelson
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Discussion on Flour milling machinery
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Minutes of Proceedings for 8th August, 1889

On a simple method of extracting gold and silver from pyrites by a new wet process
John Storer
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Discussion on A simple method of extracting gold and silver from pyrites by a new wet process
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Minutes of Proceedings for 12th September, 1889

The operation of power companies and power transmission by compressed air
Norman Selfe
Discussion on The operation of power companies and power transmission by compressed air
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Description of a flying machine motor
Lawrence Hargrave
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Back pages

Memoirs: John Fyfe (with photo); William Christopher Bennett; Hon. John Sutherland ; Gustavus Alfonse Morell; William Grant.
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Index
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List of illustrations
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Errata
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Plates

I - Western suburbs sewerage scheme (diagrams)
J. B. Henson
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II - Western suburbs sewerage scheme (map)
J. B. Henson
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III - Modern tendency of railway practice
Walter Shellshear
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IV - Hawkesbury-Nepean alluvial deposits and irrigation
J. B. Henson
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VI - Don's patent smoke preventer and fuel economiser
G. A. Key
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VII - Flour mill machinery. Flow sheet of 5 bag plant
A. D. Nelson
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VIII - Flour mill machinery. Longitudinal section of wheat
A. D. Nelson
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IX - Flour mill machinery. Flow sheet of 5 bag plant. Figs. 1-2
A. D. Nelson
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X - Operation of power companies. Compressed air heater. Figs. 1-3
Norman Selfe
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