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A note on the transit of Mercury of 9 November 1802 as observed at Paris, 1803-01-04

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/159/5: 1

Scope and Contents

The author of the note may be [Badiase] and refers to comments by Charles Messier and Pierre Mechain. On the reverse of the note is a record of observations, possibly in the hand of Nevil Maskelyne.

Dates

  • 1803-01-04

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Extent

1 folio(s) (1 folio) : Paper

Language of Materials

French

Original geographic information

Paris [subject]

Finding aid date

2013-03-11 16:18:01+00:00

Repository Details

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