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Mounted Print - The Moon, from a Photograph taken by the Great Melbourne Telescope, 1874 Image Reg. No: SH 950110

Summary:
Black and white engraving of the Moon, published in The Australasian Sketcher, 11 July 1874.

Based on a photograph taken with the Great Melbourne Telescope at Melbourne Observatory, 1874.
Description:
Black and white print mounted on buff mountboard.
Acquisition Information:
Collected from Museum of Victoria, 1995
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 35.50 cm (Height), 0.30 cm (Width), 30.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: the moon, telescopes
Themes this item is part of: Great Melbourne Telescope, Melbourne Observatory Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Positional Astronomy at Melbourne Observatory, Weights & Measures at Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, Astrographic Catalogue, Transits of Venus, 1874 & 1882, Buildings at Melbourne Observatory, Star Observations & Personal Equation, Meteorology at Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1908, Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1944, Geodetic Survey of Victoria, 1858-1872
Primary Classification: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Popular
Tertiary Classification: illustrations
Original Caption: The Moon, from a Photograph taken by the Great Melbourne Telescope
Inscriptions: Text: The Moon, from a Photograph taken by the Great Melbourne Telescope.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Photographer: Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1874

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