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Papers on astrographic charts, 1902 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/221

Scope and Contents

Papers regarding the loans and gifts of astrographic charts:

Memorial on the distribution of specimens of prints from the astrographic plates and a copy of a communication on the distribution and costs from an unknown journal, 1903.

Receipts from observatories for specimens of astrographic photographs, 1903.

Correspondence with Father Hagen regarding a set of prints, 1905.

Request from F.J. Stratton for a two-hour exposure photograph of the Pleiades, 1907.

Request from Sr Lorengini of Milan for two or three specimen prints, 1907.

Request from J. Franklin Adams for a photographic print of stars near the pole, 1909.

Correspondence concerning the presentation of a set of charts to the Observatoire de Marseilles and Remeis-Sternwarte, Bamberg, 1911.

Two specimen astrographic prints: RA 0h 20m x 68° and RA 0h 10m x 67°.


  • Creation: 1902 - 1911


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-03-30 10:47:09+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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