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Report of the Secretary of the Navy, communicating a report of the plan and construction of the depot of charts and instruments: with a description of the instruments, etc

Creator/Contributor:
United States, Navy Department., creator
Gilliss, J. M. (James Melville), 1811-1865
United States, Congress, (28th, 2nd session : 1844-1845)
United States, Congress., Senate., Committee on Naval Affairs.
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
[Washington, D.C
Publisher:
s.n.
Creation Date:
1845]
1845
Extent:
77 p., 9 leaves of plates (7 folded) : plans ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
bibliography
government publication
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
United States Naval Observatory.
Astronomical instruments
Notes:
Title from caption.
"February 18, 1845, read and referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs. February 20, 1845, ordered to be printed, and that 400 additional copies be furnished for the use of the Senate, and 200 copies for the use of the Navy Department."
Report and drawings by J. Melville Gilliss.
Includes bibliographical references.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Imaging Services, 1999. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2008. (Open Collections Program at Harvard University. Expeditions and discoveries). Copy digitized may not have plates arranged as originally issued.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Imaging Services, 1999. 1 microfilm reel : positive ; 35 mm.
Series:
Senate document (United States. Congress. Senate) ; 28th Congress, 2nd session, no. 114
Harvard College Library history of science project ; 00503
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Master Microforms, Harvard University
Microforms, Lamont Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990050179310203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990050179310203941/catalog