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French medal commemorating the 1874 transit

French medal commemorating the 1874 transit

A medal was struck to commemorate the French expeditions to observe the transit in 1874. The medal shows Urania, the muse of astronomy, looking up to see the female figure of Venus meeting the Sun god...

Heliotrope for the 1874 Dutch expedition on Reunion

Heliotrope for the 1874 Dutch expedition on Reunion

From the three heliotropes taken to Reunion two were identical. The instrumentmakers made also tight fit boxes as the heliotropes had a long journey to cover.

Leiden Observatory Instrumentmakers, Lei...

Heliotrope from the Leiden Observatory for the 1874 Dutch expedition to Reunion

Heliotrope from the Leiden Observatory for the 1874 Dutch expedition to Reunion

This is one of the three heliotropes made by the instrumentmakers of the Leiden Observatory.

Leiden Observatory instrumentmakers, Leiden, 1873

Museum Boerhaave V13161

Heliotrope used by the 1874 Dutch expedition on Reunion

Heliotrope used by the 1874 Dutch expedition on Reunion

The instrumentmakers of the Leiden Observatory made three heliotropes for the Dutch expedition to Reunion.

Leiden Observatory instrumentmakers, Leiden, 1873

Museum Boerhaave V10840

Instrument for transits by Stackpole, 1874

Instrument for transits by Stackpole, 1874

This elegant little instrument is marked "Stackpole & Brother New York 1522." It was made for American observers of the Transit of Venus of 1874. New it cost $215. The U.S. Naval Observatory transferr...

Plate measuring machine by Repsold & Sohne, used for the 1874 Dutch expedition at Reunion

Plate measuring machine by Repsold & Sohne, used for the 1874 Dutch expedition at Reunion

This machine was taken on the 1874 expedition to Reunion With this machine the Dutch measured the glass photographic plates made with the photografic telescope.

Repsold & Sohne, Berlin, 1873

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William Bell's Department of State Introduction, August 31, 1882 - back of document

William Bell's Department of State Introduction, August 31, 1882 - back of document

OHA 111

Bell Collection

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William Bell's Department of State Introduction, August 31, 1882 - inside of document

William Bell's Department of State Introduction, August 31, 1882 - inside of document

OHA 111

Bell Collection

Only marked section of document scanned.

William Bell's Department to State Introduction, August 31, 1882 - front of document

William Bell's Department to State Introduction, August 31, 1882 - front of document

OHA 111

Bell Collection

This document has been assembled from multiple scans.

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