Observation Books, Notes and Reference Materials, 1881-1955
0 Linear Feet (55 books, 1 pamphlet and 1 file folder)
Scope and Contents
Observation books contain astronomical observations made at the Chamberlin Observatory from 1897 through 1925, including Halley's Comet in 1910. Observation notes include Howe's notes as well as other astronomers. The reference material is ''A List of Stars for Observations of Latitude with Approximate Zenith Distances for Chamberlin Observatory,'' complied by Charles Joseph Ling.
Series 7 is arranged chronologically and by subject.