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Photograph - Portrait of Lewis Swift, Astronomer, Warner Observatory, Rochester, New York State, United States of America, 1886 Image Reg. No: MM 040187

Summary:
Lewis Swift, astronomer in charge of the Warner Observatory, Rochester, New York, 1886.

Photograph in a photograph album used at Melbourne Observatory, late 19th century. The photographs show the main Melbourne Observatory building, Great Melbourne Telescope, 8 inch transit telescope, recording equipment, observatories in other cities and countries, astronomers, astronomical photographs of sun and stars.
Description Of Content:
Lewis Swift, astronomer in charge of the Warner Observatory, Rochester, New York, 1886.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: astronomers, astronomy, observatories, portraits, scientists, ellery
Themes this item is part of: Melbourne Observatory Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Research
Tertiary Classification: observatories
Original Caption: Printed: WALTER 742 NO. CLINTON ST, COR. CLIFFORD ROCHESTER, N.Y.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Made: Rochester, New York, United States of America, 1886
Person Depicted: Lewis Swift - Warner Observatory, Rochester, New York, United States of America, 1886

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