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Observatories Correspondence

Collection Creator:
De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 35
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1923
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence with various observatories about de Forest's observations of the solar corona.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Lockwood de Forest papers, 1858-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lockwood de Forest papers
Lockwood de Forest papers / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97e2e551a-e3a6-491b-89fe-0219b36962bd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-defolock-ref54

List of observatories

Author:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1902
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_90977

photograph of an astronomical observatory

Measurements:
overall: 11 3/4 in x 13 3/4 in x 1/4 in; 29.845 cm x 34.925 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
photograph of an astronomical observatory
ID Number:
1996.0321.02
Catalog number:
1996.0321.02
Accession number:
1996.0321
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-3c74-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184268

photograph of an astronomical observatory

Measurements:
overall: 11 3/4 in x 13 3/4 in x 1/4 in; 29.845 cm x 34.925 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
photograph of an astronomical observatory
ID Number:
1996.0321.01
Catalog number:
1996.0321.01
Accession number:
1996.0321
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-3c73-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184267

Mountain observatories in America and Europe

Author:
Holden, Edward Singleton  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1896
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_90953

Tennenbaum Marine Observatories Network website, crawled January 24, 2014

Container:
Electronic Records
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-128, Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for Science, Website Records
See more items in:
Website Records
Website Records / Electronic Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa14-128-refidd1e185

The founding charter of the Genomic Observatories Network

Author:
Kao, Rebecca  Search this
Leong, Jo-Ann  Search this
Gates, Ruth D.  Search this
Parnell, J. J.  Search this
Wecker, Patricia  Search this
Drummond, Alexei  Search this
Fuhrman, Jed  Search this
Schonrogge, Karsten  Search this
Stones-Havas, Steve  Search this
Thibault, Kate M.  Search this
Wichels, Antje  Search this
Yahara, Tetsukazu  Search this
Field, Dawn  Search this
Gilbert, Jack  Search this
Glöckner, Frank Oliver  Search this
Bodrossy, Levente  Search this
Lowe, Andrew J.  Search this
Rodriguez-Ezpeleta, Naiara  Search this
Wooley, John C.  Search this
Amaral-Zettler, Linda  Search this
Berteaux-Lecellier, V.  Search this
Bobe, Jason  Search this
Hoekman, David  Search this
Zingone, Adriana  Search this
Faith, Daniel P.  Search this
Planes, Serge  Search this
Coddington, Jonathan A.  Search this
Gerdts, Gunnar  Search this
Myrold, David D.  Search this
Geller, Jonathan  Search this
Hirsch, Penny  Search this
Goodwin, Kelly  Search this
Polymenakou, Paraskevi N.  Search this
Valette-Silver, Nathalie  Search this
Springer, Yuri  Search this
Davies, Neil  Search this
Deck, John  Search this
Toonen, Robert J.  Search this
Jansson, Janet  Search this
Marteinsson, Viggó Thór  Search this
Meyer, Folker  Search this
Roderick, George K.  Search this
Barker, Katherine  Search this
Bietz, Matthew J.  Search this
Simon, Nathalie  Search this
Sansone, Susanna-Assunta  Search this
Scholin, Chris  Search this
Barbier, Michèle  Search this
Kotoulas, Georgios  Search this
Pafilis, Evangelos  Search this
Parker, Stephanie  Search this
Hero, Jean-Marc  Search this
Klindworth, Anna  Search this
Knight, Rob  Search this
Stone, Graham N.  Search this
Vogler, Alfried P.  Search this
Borja, Angel  Search this
Hanson, Paul C.  Search this
Koo, Michelle S.  Search this
Clark, Melody S.  Search this
Bertilsson, Stefan  Search this
Jeanthon, Christian  Search this
Morrison, Norman  Search this
Meyer, Christopher P.  Search this
Bicak, Mesude  Search this
Gillespie, Rosemary  Search this
Kottmann, Renzo  Search this
Ratnasingham, Sujeevan  Search this
Obst, Matthias  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2014
Topic:
Entomology  Search this
Insects  Search this
Invertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
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Entomology
Invertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_119107

A call for an international network of genomic observatories (GOs)

Author:
Meyer, Christopher P.  Search this
Bicak, Mesude  Search this
Amaral-Zettler, Linda  Search this
Gilbert, Jack A.  Search this
Rocca-Serra, Philippe  Search this
Willis, Kathy  Search this
Assunta-Sansone, Susanna  Search this
Davies, Neil  Search this
Deck, John  Search this
Field, Dawn  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2012
Topic:
Invertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
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Invertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_112276

Pulkowo Observatory

Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
Russia
Date made:
1835
Credit Line:
Willis H. du Pont
ID Number:
NU.66.28891
Catalog number:
66.28891
Accession number:
270424
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-034b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1965075
Online Media:

Yerkes Observatory

Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 4 in; 12.065 cm x 31.75 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
lantern slide
ID Number:
1995.3017.01.30
Nonaccession number:
1995.3017
Catalog number:
1995.3017.01.30
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a35b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1838897
Online Media:

Souvenir of Visit to the Most Famous Building in the World: Empire State Observatories

Graphic artist:
Globe Ticket Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.6 cm x 5.1 cm; 1 1/32 in x 2 in
Object Name:
ticket
Object Type:
Relief Processes
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
United States: New York
United States: New York
Date made:
ca 1930s to 1980
ca 1930s to 1980s
ca 1930s to 1970
Subject:
New York City  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0131.10
Accession number:
2013.0131
Catalog number:
2013.0131.10
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-fc97-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456177

Observatory Georgetown College

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 8 7/8 in; 19.685 cm x 22.5425 cm
Object Name:
photograph
ID Number:
PG.66.21.42
Catalog number:
66.21.42
Accession number:
263090
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Titian Ramsey Peale Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4961-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1416115
Online Media:

Shirburn Castle Observatory

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 7/8 in x 11 1/2 in; 42.8625 cm x 29.21 cm
overall: 25 in x 18 in x 7/8 in; 63.5 cm x 45.72 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
print
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1778
Subject:
Astronomy  Search this
ID Number:
PH.319511
Catalog number:
319511
Accession number:
239015
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Science & Mathematics
Prints from the Physical Sciences Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-fa16-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1167717
Online Media:

3c Palomar Mountain Observatory single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 966
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
California
United States of America
Date:
August 30, 1948
Topic:
Technology & Inventions  Search this
Space Exploration & the Universe  Search this
Science  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.4043
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm883b0cd11-f611-4eaf-8c18-bcebe4d015df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.4043

Ask an Expert: The Public Observatory

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-05-10T20:37:03.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
See more by:
airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Bm1kqAhf-88

Gamma –Ray Observatory

Collection Creator:
Ride, Sally, 1951-2012  Search this
Container:
Box 46, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Sally K. Ride Papers, Acc. 2014-0025, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Sally K. Ride Papers
Sally K. Ride Papers / Series 8: Research Files / 8.1: Space / 8.1.1: Space Articles, Reports, and NASA Publications
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2972da729-d9e3-44cf-9ba0-71e9d4dc13a6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2014-0025-ref638

Lick Observatory, Mount Hamilton, California

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Publisher:
Detroit Photo Company, active late 19th century  Search this
Medium:
chromolithograph
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in. (22.9 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1902
Topic:
Landscape\California  Search this
Landscape\mountain\Mount Hamilton  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mitchell and Nancy Steir
Object number:
2004.29.33
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74758fcf0-51d9-46ed-a38a-b40ea3fc84a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2004.29.33
Online Media:

Model, Kuiper Airborne Observatory

Manufacturer:
Lockheed-Georgia Company  Search this
Materials:
Composite (plastic), paint, brass
Dimensions:
Model: 22.9 x 86.4 x 81.3cm (9 x 34 x 32 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Lockheed-Georgia Company
Inventory Number:
A19761361000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv968379d59-fc3d-47e0-afdf-24946b28faa7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19761361000
Online Media:

1500 lire Observatory single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Vatican City 736
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
VATICAN CITY (independent city state)
Date:
June 18, 1984
Topic:
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
1985.0263.2125
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8223ea61c-a661-4e41-9c87-4b41c4e41474
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1985.0263.2125

Model, Observatory, Orbiting Astronomical

Materials:
Plastic
White Metal
Paint
Dimensions:
Model: 14.6 x 6.4 x 20.3cm (5 3/4 in. x 2 1/2 in. x 8 in.)
3-D (Stand): 8.6 x 12.7cm (3 3/8 x 5 in.)
Storage: 53.3 x 24.1 x 18.7cm (21 x 9 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of F. Peter Simmons
Inventory Number:
A20120266000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9efcc931a-56d9-4eb9-87bb-9f9d220810d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20120266000
Online Media:

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