Arnold, Christoph, 1650 - 1695 (farmer and astronomer)
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Copies of astronomical papers by G.C. Eimmart and Christoph Arnold of 1690-1693, 15 folios. There are Latin notes and diagrams concerning a solar eclipse observed by Eimmart at Nuremberg, 23 June 1693 (1r-12r); a description of a transit of Mercury and other work by Arnold, 1690-1691; and a translation of a letter by Arnold, 1690. The copies are undated, but are roughly contemporary. The handwriting has not been identified.
Copy of a letter to James Inman enquiring whether Admiral Blackburn had returned two chronometers by Arnold, 1823-01-23
Copies of outgoing correspondence from Astronomer Royal, John Pond, and his assistant, Thomas Taylor, at the Royal Observatory. Some of the letters are addressed to chronometer makers. Note that correspondence to more than one person often appears on the same page.
A microfilm made by Cambridge University Library of RGO 1/73, astronomical papers by G.C. Eimmart and Christoph Arnold, 1690-1693.
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