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Astronomy [series], circa 1770-1940

Collector:
Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969
Physical description:
.33 cubic feet
Type:
Articles
Astronomical charts
Illustrations
Lectures
Maps
Programs
Publications
Date:
1770
1940
circa 1770-1940
Summary:
Consists primarily of publications relating to astronomical research and practices. Most are in the form of monographs; some are reprints of lectures. Subjects include stars, the sun and moon, comets, observatories, and astronomical instruments. Publications relating to the Transit of Venus in both 1769 and 1882 may be of particular interest. Illustrations depicting astronomers and astronomical instruments are also present.
Cite as:
Astronomy series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box ##, folder ###, digital file number ####
Topic:
Astronomy
Astronomers
Astronomical instruments
Observatories
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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