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Eclipse maps, 1950 - 1958

 Sub-Series
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 16/77

Scope and Contents

Maps printed by the Hydrographic Department of the Admiralty marked up to show the path of eclipses:

Map of the East Siberian Sea, Northern Russia and North America depicting the path of the total eclipse of 12 September 1950.

Map of the North Pacific Ocean depicting the path of the total eclipse of 12 September 1950.

Map of the Eastern Pacific Ocean and Central and South America depicting the path of annular eclipse of 7 March 1951.

Map of Southern Africa and the South Atlantic Ocean depicting the path of the total solar eclipse of 25 February 1952.

Map of the British Islands depicting the path of total solar eclipse of 30 June 1954.

Map of the South Pacific Ocean depicting the path of the total solar eclipse of 12 October 1958.











Dates

  • 1950 - 1958

Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

Extent

1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials

English

Finding aid date

2006-08-31 10:28:01+00:00

Includes index.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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