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Archives - 1800s

Images from the 19th century.

Saturn Sketch

Saturn Sketch

Saturn, from Trouvelot, copied by A.F. Miller.

Mars Sketch

Mars Sketch

Mars. Sketch by Andrew Elvins, sometime between 1868 and 1899.

Mars 1884

Mars 1884

Mars in 1884. Sketches by Andrew Elvins. 4-inch Wray Achromat - Power 200.

Left: Feb 20th - 9h
Right: Mar 3rd - 11h.30m

Corona 1896

Corona 1896

Corona as seen August 9th, 1896. Sketch by Mary Proctor.

Prominences 1891

Prominences 1891

Sketches of solar prominences 1891 July 19 at 7h 30m, and three hours later.

Hydrogen Flames 1893

Hydrogen Flames 1893

Hydrogen Flames 1893 August 13 8h 30m (258°)

Sunspot 1891 Feb 13

Sunspot 1891 Feb 13

A sunspot group on 1891 February 19th at 13:30, as sketched by A.F. Miller.

Sunspot August 1893

Sunspot August 1893

Great Spot, August 1893 as sketched by A.F. Miller.

 

Jupiter Sketch 1885

Jupiter Sketch 1885

Jupiter on March 20th, 1885 at 9:30 p.m. 10¼ reflector. Sketch by A.F. Miller.

Shadows of I and III in transit, these satellites having just passed off the planet's disc. Also shows bright & dark belts & white equatorial spots.

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