David H. Levy Logs: Volumes 1...23
Logs 1-7 have been transcribed (except v3, pp.14-71).
Links: Levy Logbooks homepage.
Logbook of: Levy, David H. - Volume , Page 1
Logbook of: Levy, David H. - Volume , Page 2
The letter "E" after a session indicates that that session was held in the evening (until midnight in standard time).
The letter "M" after a session indicates that that session was held in the morning (after midnight in standard time).
The letters "AN" after a session indicate that that session was an all-night observation programme.
The Session number is written in the margin; the date immediately outside the margin, and the accomplishments in the centre of the page.
David H. Levy
After Sess.12MS All times are Standard Time.
Logbook of: Levy, David H. - Volume , Page 3
A. Maximum Times for (e.g.) session1: (1E, 1M, 1AN, 1S) Noon-Noon. Then, after noon, session moves from 1 to 2 unless 1 sessions lasts until after noon.
Observation Sessions, David H. Levy
*-something "new" accomplished.
Ses.# Date Observations
1959 1 Session
*1S: Oct.2. Partial solar eclipse. Just last part observed because of clouds.
1960 3 Sessions
2E(a&b): Aug(?). Gen. Const. Obs. -a) with 7x50b; Vega and on another night b) search for obs. on mount royal (8/15/03)
Logbook of: Levy, David H. - Volume , Page 4
*4E Sept.2 - Saturn's rings seen clearly with Echo. Echo sat. Observed.
1961 8 Sessions
*5S Aug. 2- Sunrise Observed.
9M Sept. 1 - Pleiades,const. + Venus Obs.
1962 144 Sessions
13MS July 2 - Gen. Cosnt. + Sunrise Obs.
Logbook of: Levy, David H. - Volume , Page 5
22E Sept. 15- Jupiter, M31(binocs.) Const. Obs.