Illuminating Space
Images from a Private Virginian Collection

5 Dec 2012, starting at 13:00 EST.

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MAILHAT, R., ATELIERS. A 4-inch refracting telescope, Paris, c.1900,

MOGEY, WILLIAM AND DAVID. A 3-inch refracting telescope, Bayonne, NJ, c.1900,

QUEEN, JAMES W., AND COMPANY, retailer. A 2½-inch refracting telescope, France, c.1900,

SMITH, ALEXANDER. 3 views of deep space, probably from Yerkes Observatory, March 30 to November 15, 1903,

RITCHEY, GEORGE WILLIS. 1864-1945.

KEELER, JAMES EDWARD. 1857-1900. Photographs of Nebulæ and Clusters made with the Crossley Reflector. [In:] University of California Publications. Publications of the Lick Observatory. Sacramento: W.W. Shannon, Superintendent of State Printing, 1908.

PETITDIDIER, OCTAVE LEON. 1853-1918. A 3½-inch refracting telescope, Chicago, IL, c.1915,

LOHMANN BROTHERS. A rare 5-inch pneumatic-drive refracting telescope, Greenville, OH, c.1918,

PEASE, FRANCIS GLADHEIM. 1881–1938. 3 large views of deep space, from Mount Wilson Observatory, near Pasadena, CA, c.1920,

TELESCOPE—RUSSIAN. A 2¾-inch Maksutov telescope, Leningrad, USSR, 1959,

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