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Reference numberPP/15/33/3
Previous numbersPP/47/34
LevelItem
TitlePhotograph, experimental apparatus by Charles Vernon Boys
Date1890
DescriptionA photograph, labelled figure 2, showing the arrangement of Boys' telescope and and radio-micrometer for investigating the heat of the Moon and stars in situ. The instrument is stored in a corrugated metal shed in a field.

Subject: Scientific apparatus and instruments / Astronomy

A print of this photograph was published in volume 47 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society alongside the paper 'On the heat of the Moon and stars'.
Extent1p
FormatPhotograph
Physical descriptionPhotograph
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1889.0109
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8138Boys; Sir; Charles Vernon (1855 - 1944)1855 - 1944
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