Whaling Log of Thomas Knowles, 1859.
Horses at War (gallery)
Child Labor, Pennsylvania Coal Mines (gallery)
Horses in Agriculture (gallery)
Political Cartoons and Standard Oil (gallery)
Horses in the City (gallery)
Whale Map by Matthew F. Maury, 1851
McFarlin v. Essex Co., Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, 1852.
Lowell Mills Time Table, 1853
Anti-Dam Violence on the Merrimack River and its Tributaries, Fall 1859
“Trouble at Lake Village,” Winnipesaukee Gazette, October 1, 1859.
“Attempt to Blow Up,” Laconia Democrat, November 1859
"Influence of Railroads Upon Agriculture," Agriculture of the United States, 1860.
Ralph Waldo Emerson on steam and coal, 1860.
"Grand Ball Given by the Whales," Vanity Fair, April 20, 1861.
“The Whaling Interest,” Whalemen’s Shipping List and Merchants Transcript, New Bedford MA, July 2 1861
"Perilous Situation of Whalemen," 1861.
W. Stanley Jevons, "The Coal Question," 1865.
Winslow Homer, "Morning Bell,"
The Horse Disease, Chicago Daily Tribune, 1872.
"The Position of the Horse in Modern Society," The Nation, 1872.
Lehigh Canal, 1873
William Dean Howells describes the Corliss steam engine, American Centennial Exhibition, 1876.
Allan Pinkerton, "The Mollie Maguires and the Detectives," 1877.
“An Act Relative to the Pollution of Rivers," Massachusetts State Law, 1878.
"The Electric Light in Houses -- Laying the Electrical Tubes," Harper's Weekly, 1882.
Thomas Edison's Patent Drawing for the Incandescent Electric Lamp, 1882
J. O. Davidson, “Interior of a Southern Cotton Press by Night” Harper’s Weekly, 1883.
George Gunton, "The Economic and Social Aspect of Trusts," Political Science Quarterly, 1888.
George Gunton, “The Economic and Social Aspect of Trusts,” 1888.
Details on the Whale Oil Trade in New Bedford, 1889.
Letter on Company Stores from M. F. Moran to Edward Robertson, Labor Commissioner, 1890
Orville H. Platt, “Invention and Advancement,” 1891.
"Comparative Costs and Profits of Cable, Electric and Horse Railway Operation in New York City," Street Railway Journal, 1898.
Testimony of John D. Rockefeller, President of The Standard Oil Company, 1899.
US Imports of Whale Oil and Sperm Oil.
Horse and Mule Population Statistics
United States Horse and Mule Population, 1840-1920.