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Archives - 1800s

Images from the 19th century.

Jupiter 1892

Jupiter 1892

Jupiter, as seen on 1892 August 15, in a 3-inch achromat. Sketch by Andrew Elvins.

Jupiter 1879

Jupiter 1879

Jupiter, showing Red Spot as seen in 1879 with a 3-inch achromat. Sketch by Andrew Elvins.

Leo 1899

Leo 1899

Leo, photographed on 1899 October 7, 16.20-17.15.

Comet 1893b July 18

Comet 1893b July 18

The Comet as it appeared in the Telescope, Tuesday July 18th '93 10 p.m. Sketch by J.R. Connon.

Comet 1893b July 10

Comet 1893b July 10

The Comet as it appeared in the Telescope. Monday July 10th 10 p.m. Sketch by J.R. Connon.

Comet 1893b

Comet 1893b

Comet 1893b, by Connon.

First observation
Monday, July 10th at 10 p.m.
Wednesday, July 12th at 10 p.m.
Thursday, July 13th at 12 p.m.
Saturday, July 15th at 10 p.m.
Sunday, July 16th at 10.30 to 11 p.m.
Monday, July 17th at 9.30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 18th at 10 p.m.

Jupiter Sketch

Jupiter Sketch

Sketch by A.F. Miller.

Moon Sketch

Moon Sketch

Sketch by Andrew Elvins.

Note: the sketcher's name (taken from the same page in the sketch book) has been added to the bottom right of this digitized version of the original sketch.

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