The explorers of Mars Hill : a centennial history of Lowell Observatory, 1894-1994 / William Lowell Putnam and others.

Title: 
The explorers of Mars Hill : a centennial history of Lowell Observatory, 1894-1994 / William Lowell Putnam and others.
Author/Artist: 
Putnam, William Lowell.
Publisher: 
West Kennebunk, Me. : Published for Lowell Observatory by Phoenix Pub., c1994.
Description: 
xix, 289 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
79147
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 16, Bay 3, Shelf 6, Mark Pendergrast research collection
Notes: 
This item is part of the Mark Pendergrast research collection.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279) and index.
Mark Pendergrast research collection
John Hall telescope (168, 216). Lawrence Lowell (Pluto) telescope (p. 120, 149, 151-153, 176). Perkins telescope (p. 129, 167, 216).
Contents: 
Lowell Observatory gains stature --
The new world --
Unto the hill --
Simply call it the Lowell Observatory --
Red shifts and gold medals --
An unnecessary setback --
Constance vs Wrexie --
Lowell vs Lowel --
Winning international recognition --
The instrumental man --
And it just growed --
The second trustee --
The search for planet "X" --
Whither the sun --
Changing the guard --
Exploring the universe --
The weather on mars --
Chasing celestial shadows --
All work and no play --
Mars hill apocrypha.
ISBN: 
0914659693 : $30.00