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Star War

  • George Wise
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 316)

Abstract

In July, 1876, with “a keen sense of responsibility and no small degree of solicitude for the future,”6 Lewis Boss ascended Goat Hill in North Albany, and gazed on what had been, just two decades earlier, the most promising astronomical observatory in America.

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Meridian Circle Civic Leader Astronomical Journal Central Hall Coast Survey 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George Wise
    • 1
  1. 1.Dudley ObservatorySchenectadyUSA

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