main menu
main menu


Permission to Publish
Request an Image

View Picture List (4 images)





Image information
Publisher Ackermann, Rudolph , 1764 - 1834
Image Type Print (Lithograph)
Image Date 1815
Size 23 x 18 cm.
Call number Smith 665.7 AC25 1815 PL.1
Notes Retort furnace; Tar cistern; Lime machine
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Furnace (Stove, Oven)    
Gasometer (Gazometer)    
Retort   Metal 
Publishig information
Author Accum, Friedrich Christian , 1769 - 1838
TitleA practical treatise on gas-light.
PublisherG. Hayden for R. Ackermann ...
Imprint Date1815
Location in BookPlate 1, frontispiece