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The Herschel Archive [electronic resource]
Bib ID 5848996
Format OtherOther [electronic resource]
Description London : Royal Astronomical Society, ©2004 
3 computer laser optical discs ; 4 3/4 in. 
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Summary

PDF files containing images of the contents of the Herschel Archive and the finding aids. The collection is divided into four sections: papers of Caroline Herschel, of John Herschel, of William Herschel and books and papers from the Herschel family which do not fall into one of these groups.

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Each disc contains a finding aid: Catalogue of the archives and manuscripts of the Royal Astronomical Society / by J.A. Bennett ; with a foreword by D.W. Dewhirst.

Subjects Herschel, Caroline Lucretia, 1750-1848 -- Archives.  |  Herschel, John F. W. (John Frederick William), Sir, 1792-1871 -- Archives.  |  Herschel, William, Sir, 1738-1822 -- Archives.  |  Astronomy -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.  |  Astronomy -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.  |  Astronomers -- Great Britain -- Archives.  |  Women astronomers -- Great Britain -- Archives.
Other authors/contributors Herschel, Caroline Lucretia, 1750-1848  |  Herschel, John F. W. (John Frederick William), Sir, 1792-1871  |  Herschel, William, 1738-1822  |  Bennett, J. A. (James A.)  |  Royal Astronomical Society  |  Royal Astronomical Society. Catalogue of the archives and manuscripts of the Royal Astronomical Society. 2004
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Catalogue of the archives and manuscripts of the Royal Astronomical Society.

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