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Instruments used on the Chatham Islands during the 1874 United States expedition to observe the transit of Venus, 1874

Reference Number: PAColl-0058-02

Transit heliostat and objective, instruments used on the Chatham Islands during the United States expedition to observe the transit of Venus in 1874. Photograph taken by William H Rau.

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Peter Webb Galleries :Photographs of the United States astronomical expedition to the Chatham Islands in 1874 to observe the transit of Venus, Reference Number PAColl-0058 (11 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Vertical imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures521. Astronomy. 1874(PFP-018139)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - Australasia - [Ware Kauri?] on Chatham Is. The transit heliostat and objective.

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