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Researches of the Boyden Department

Creator/Contributor:
Pickering, William H. (William Henry), 1858-, creator
Place Of Origin:
Massachusetts
Cambridge, Mass
Publisher:
The Observatory
Creation Date:
1908
Extent:
vi, 103 p., 3 leaves of plates : ill. ; 30 cm.
Language:
English
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
Early history of the department -- Study of atmospheric definition. First Jamaica expedition -- The second Jamaica expedition. Description of the instrument -- Miscellaneous researches -- Photometry of the sun and moon -- Brighter satellites of Jupiter and Saturn -- An investigation of the orbit of the tenth satellite of Saturn -- The lunar crater Linné.
Subjects:
Atmospheric transparency
Astronomical photometry
Saturn (Planet)--Satellites
Moon--Surface
Notes:
"Printed from the Sturgis Fund."
Attribution:
by William H. Pickering.
Series:
Annals of the Astronomical Observatory of Harvard College ; v. 61, pt. 1
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
QB4 .H33 vol.61
Repository:
John G. Wolbach Library, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990034729120203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990034729120203941/catalog