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drop title] Petition of a number of citizens of Pittsburg, Penn, remonstrating against the passage of any law requiring the exclusive use on steamboilers of any invention for preventing explosions, and asking the appointment of a board of commissioners to test the relative merits of such inventions. February 15, 1841. Laid on the table, and ordered to be printed.

Pittsburgh (Pa.).

Published by Blair & Rives, printers, [Washington], 1841
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Opposes the attempt to pass a law requiring the use of Raub's safety-valves on all steam boilers. Signatories of the petition (listed on pp. 2 and 3) include merchants, engineers, captains, and pilots. Government document: 26th Congress, 2d Session. Senate. 188. 8vo. 3 pp. Removed from a nonce volume; two holes in inner margin, not touching text. Light foxing. Bookseller Inventory # 11636

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Title: drop title] Petition of a number of citizens...

Publisher: Blair & Rives, printers, [Washington]

Publication Date: 1841

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