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Correspondence with Jermain Porter, 1922-05-19 - 1922-06-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 46/18

Scope and Contents

A copy of a letter from Comrie to Jermain G. Porter, Cincinnati Observatory, 19 May 1922, requesting information on an occultation by Jupiter in the mid-19th century, which was observed at Cincinnati by G.W. Hough, with Porter's reply of 2 June 1922, stating that all records of the period in question have been lost. There is also a second letter from Porter, 22 May 1922, regarding stars for observation and observational technique.

Dates

  • 1922-05-19 - 1922-06-02

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Extent

3 page(s)

Language of Materials

English

Finding aid date

2007-04-18 14:18:50+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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