Reference numberCLP/8ii/72
TitleLetter, regarding observations of a comet and an eclipse at Philadelphia in Pennsylvania [USA] from Dr Kearsly to Peter Collinson
DescriptionObservations upon the comet that appeared in January and February 1736/7. Also includes details of an eclipse of the sun on 18 February 1737/7 which, in Philadelphia, was largely obscured by clouds.

Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of 'A collection of observations communicated to the Royal Society, relating to the comet that appear'd in the months of January, February, and March 1736-7'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1737.0025
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8428Collinson; Peter (1694 - 1768)1694 - 1768
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