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The Italian astronomers' bungalow at Muddapur, India, 1874

 The Italian astronomers' bungalow at Muddapur, India, 1874

The Italian expedition to India in 1874 set up camp with a number of tents for the observing instruments. The astronomers themselves lived in this "bungalow". Image from Pietro Tacchini, Il passagi...

Muddapur, India: the Italian expedition for the 1874 Venus transit

Muddapur, India: the Italian expedition for the 1874 Venus transit

The Italian astronomers' camp in Muddapur (Bengala).

(P. Tacchini: "Il passaggio di Venere sul Sole", Palermo, 1875)

Refracting telescope by C.A. Steinheil, Munich 1856

Refracting telescope by C.A. Steinheil, Munich 1856

The telescope in Muddapur, India, ready to be used by Pietro Tacchini (1838-1905). In 1874 he led an Italian expedition for the Venus transit. Although Bologna astronomers were not among the observers...

Spectroscopic images from the Italian transit expedition to India, 1874

Spectroscopic images from the Italian transit expedition to India, 1874

The Italian astronomer Pietro Tacchini included spectroscopy as part of the observational programme of the expedition at Muddapur, India in 1874. This plate of coloured lithographic images comes from ...

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