Vol xxiii, 1907/08

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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Presentations to the library
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Annual meeting, 10th October 1907 and various general meetings from 12th March, 1908 to 10th September, 1908
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Annual report and Account of receipts and expenditure
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Balance sheet
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Minutes of Proceedings for 12th March, 1908

Address by the president
James Shirra

Minutes of Proceedings for 10th October, 1907

Economy of fuel
J. W. Bragg
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Minutes of Proceedings for 9th April, 1908

A comparison on the strengths of the principal compression members in three notable bridges
Norman Selfe
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Notes on the application of mechanical or accelerated draught to steam boilers to increase their efficiency and steaming capacity
Hector Kidd
Errata and Discussion on Notes on the application of mechanical or accelerated draught to steam boilers to increase their efficiency and steaming capacity

Minutes of Proceedings for 11th June, 1908

Description of a molasses burning furnace
W. H. German
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Minutes of Proceedings for 9th July, 1908

The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective)
Norman Selfe

Minutes of Proceedings for 13th August, 1908

The technical college in relation to the apprentice
J. W. Turner
Discussion on The technical college in relation to the apprentice

Minutes of Proceedings for 8th October, 1908

Impact tests of materials
W. H. Warren
Impact tests of materials. Hardness, toughness and brittleness
W. H. Warren
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Discussion on impact tests of materials
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Plates

I - Address by the president. Cost of printing; income and expenditure per ; number of members for the years 1900-1907
James Shirra
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II - Address by the president. The mid-ship sections of a few representative steamships
James Shirra
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III - Address by the president. Diagram of the engine room arrangement of the A.U.S.N. Company's S.S. "Kanowna" and "Kyarra"
James Shirra
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IV - Economy of fuel. Diagram showing efficiency of combustion
J. W. Bragg
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V - Economy of fuel. Image of the Sarco, patent automatic CO2 recorder
J. W. Bragg
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VI - Economy of fuel. Operation of the automatic CO2 recorder
J. W. Bragg
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VII - Economy of fuel. Operation of the automatic CO2 recorder
J. W. Bragg
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VIII -Economy of fuel. Diagrams showing benefits to be gained by the use of this in automatic CO2 recorder. Figs. 1-2
J. W. Bragg
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IX - Economy of fuel. Diagrams showing benefits to be gained by the use of this in automatic CO2 recorder. Fig. 3-4
J. W. Bragg
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X - A comparison on the strengths of the principal compression members in three notable bridges
Norman Selfe
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XI - Discussion on Notes on the application of mechanical or accelerated draught to steam boilers to increase their efficiency and steaming capacity.
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XII - Description of a molasses burning furnace. Brick furnace. Fixed hearth type of molasses furnace. Figs. 1-2
W. H. German
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XIII - Description of a molasses burning furnace. Fixed hearth type of molasses furnace. Sketch of a revolving drum type molasses furnace. Fig. 3
W. H. German
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XIV - Description of a molasses burning furnace. Fixed hearth type of molasses furnace. Molasses burning furnace and 7'-6" x 12'-0" boiler setting. Figs. 4-13
W. H. German
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XV - Description of a molasses burning furnace. Mild steel tank 25'-0" diameter by 20'-6" deep for molasses storage. Fig. 14
W. H. German
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XVI - The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective). Tonnage of shipping arrivals at Port Jackson until the end of 1907
Norman Selfe
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XVII -The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective). Photograph of Circular Quay
Norman Selfe
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XVIII - The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective). Proposed improvements to Sydney Cove
Norman Selfe
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XIX - The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective). Proposed improvements
Norman Selfe
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XX - The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective)
Norman Selfe
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XXI - The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective) Annual tonnage of shipping arrivals and wharf frontage in Port Jackson 1900-1918
Norman Selfe
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XXII - The Quays, wharves and shipping of Port Jackson (past present and prospective). Map of part of the water frontage of the port of Sydney
Norman Selfe
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