Reference numberPP/16/19/2
Previous numbersPP/48/19
TitleDiagram, telescope cross-section by William Huggins and [Margaret Lindsay] Huggins
DescriptionA schematic diagram showing a horizontal portion of the reflecting telescope used by the Huggins' in their investigations into the principal line in the spectrum of the nebula in Orion.

Subject: Astronomy / Spectroscopy

A print of this diagram was published in volume 48 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society alongside the paper 'On a re-determination of the principal line in the spectrum of the nebula in Orion, and on the character of the line'.
Physical descriptionInk and graphite pencil on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1890.0027
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7376Huggins; Sir; William (1824 - 1910); astronomer1824 - 1910
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