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Charles A. Young papers

ML-49
 Collection
Identifier: ML-49
The papers of Charles A. Young consist of diaries, articles, notebooks, correspondence, diagrams, graphs, charts and photographs related to Young's career as an astronomer with a particular emphasis on solar eclipses and comets. The manuscript of his book, "Manual of Astronomy" is also included. Photographs include pictures of eclipses, obervatories, telescopes and spectra.

Dates

  • 1833 - 1908

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

17.25 ft. (12 boxes)

Overview

Charles A. Young (1834-1908), professor of astronomy. Dartmouth Class of 1853. The collection consists of diaries, notebooks, correspondence, and photographs related to Young's career as an astronomer with a particular emphasis on solar eclipses and comets. The manuscript of his book, "Manual of Astronomy" is also included.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
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