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Title Aspects of astronomy in America in the nineteenth century / I. Bernard Cohen, editor.
Publication New York : Arno Press, [1980]
Copyright date ©1980
Description 418 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Call # 520.973 A
Series (Three centuries of science in America)
Three centuries of science in America.
Contents Adams, J. Q. An oration delivered before the Cincinnati Astronomical Society. 1843.--The centenary of the Cincinnati Observatory. 1944.--Everett, E. The uses of astronomy. 1856.--Gillis, J. M. Report on the erection of a building in Washington, as a depot for charts and instruments. 1845.--Milham, W. I. Early American observatories. 1938.--Nourse, J. E. Memoir of the founding and progress of the United States Naval Observatory. 1871.--Pendray, G. E. How telescopes came to America. 1935.--Safford, T. H. A discourse read June 25, 1888 to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the dedication of the Hopkins Observatory of Williams College. 1888.
Subject Astronomy -- United States -- History -- Sources.
Addl. Author Cohen, I. Bernard, 1914-2003.
ISBN 0405125291

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