Stone, Edward James, 1831 - 1897 (astronomer)
Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:
Personal and business cards of visitors to the Royal Observatory, including M.F. Maury, C.H.F. Peters, W.H. Smyth, H.C.G. Rümker, C. Pritchard, L.A. Quetelet, G.B. Donati, C.E. Delaunay, R.W. Bunsen, E.J. Stone, G.P. Bond, F. Galton, C.F. Varley, G.H. Richards, J. Yates and C. Abbe. A large proportion of the cards belonged to foreign visitors.
General correspondence of E.J. Stone as Cape Astronomer, regarding W. Mann's retirement, Finley's appointment, Stevens's resignation and other subjects.
Correspondence with the First Assistant concerning Robinson's anemometer, a holiday for the computers, the clock star list, E.J. Stone's holiday in Geneva, etc.
A 'Dip Book' showing measurements of the inclination of the magnetic needle for 1 June 1855 - 6 February 1857, and observations of the same type made by E.J. Stone during 16 August - 28 September 1871.