Skip to main content

Miscellaneous astronomical papers, 1875 - 1876

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/261

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous papers concerning astronomical matters, including letters from Sir D. Gill and Maxwell Hall. The subjects covered include the Toulouse observations of eclipses of Jupiter's satellites, 1874-1875; observations of Mars, 1877; the Sun's parallax from observations of Mars and Juno; a supposed change in the shape of Saturn; the Gresham Lectures, 1876; Washington equatorial observations communicated to the 'Astronomische Nachrichten'; the astral origin of the Hebrew alphabet; a booklet titled 'The Astronomy of the Future' on polarity in place of gravity; a sidereal system from Maxwell Hall; and correspondence on other subjects relating to astronomy


  • Creation: 1875 - 1876



1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:37:58+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom