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Solar eclipse photographs, 1991

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 35/156

Scope and Contents

Four black and white photographs, 305 mm x 406 mm, relating to the solar eclipse of May 1919. There are two photographs of the Sun in eclipse and one of the Sun with a circular mark. There is also a photograph of a print of Albert Einstein in his study.


  • Creation: 1991


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From the Management Group:

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4 photographic print(s) (4 photographs)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Kristen Lippincott, Old Royal Observatory, Greenwich, 28 November 1991.

Existence and Location of Originals

The images are prints from National Maritime Museum negatives.

Finding aid date

2007-01-30 14:15:42+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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