Institute of Astronomy

Manuscripts

Jules Carret 'Sur les causes du deplacement polaire' (1878)
Offprint with MS note by Charles Darwin.
R.c.1473 Apollo

Letter from builders to G.H. Darwin found in offprint Rc.1492
Apollo

Letter from G.H. Darwin to R.S. Ball found in offprint R.d.75  Apollo

Copies of selected Eddington Manuscripts, c.1898-1933
EX/8/D.3.11

Letter from Sir David Gill to F.J.M. Stratton, 26 February 1913, found R.b.153  Apollo

MSS observations of stars and nebulae (dated after 1830), possibly by Sir John Herschel.  Found in the library's copy of "Allgemeine beschreibung und nachweisung der gestirne = Description et connoissance generale des constellations / par J.E. Bode".  Published: Berlin : Der Verfasser = L'Auteur, 1801.  Apollo

Revd. Henry Cooper Key (1819-1879)
Observations in London by H.C. Key, 1837. Notebook covers period 1837-1873 Fully bound in leather (worn) with metal clasp, 155x103mm. Aprox. 100 pages inc. covers. Weight 190g.
EX/5/D.3.11 Apollo

Hugh Frank Newall (1857-1944)  Observations with 25 inch Refractor (1894-95) HIN533 Apollo

 

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