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Dearborn Observatory Records

Identifier: 29/2
Abstract Records of Dearborn Observatory, built in 1865 by the Chicago Astronomical Society and the University of Chicago and in 1889 moved to Northwestern University's Evanston campus. Dearborn Observatory was a significant contributor in the area of double star research. The records consist almost entirely of observational data gathered by astronomers using Dearborn's 18-1/2 inch refracting telescope or its meridian circle, calculations performed on the data, and the results of such investigations.
Dates: 1863-1967

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  • Subject: Astronomy--Observations X
  • Names: Fox, Philip, 1878-1944 X
  • Names: Hynek, J. Allen (Joseph Allen), 1910-1986 X