n MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa - Report of the Historical Section
|Article Title||Report of the Historical Section|
|© Publisher:||Astronomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA)|
|Journal||MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa|
|Author||C. De Coning|
|Publication Date||Oct 2005|
|Pages||161 - 162|
Extracted from text ... 161 october 2005 Historical Section C de Coning (Director) Introduction The past year (calendar year 2004) had its highlights concerning the history of astronomy. Website The part of the ASSA website dedicated to the Historical Section has been updated in August 2004. Some content has been added, especially in regard to the transit of Venus, a few prominent observers, Bronberg and Boyden Observatories and the Grubb 8-inch telescope. A second update occured in October 2004. Some content has been added, especially in regard to the early days of the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, with all the astronomers ..
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