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LL/81365
John William Draper
The Moon
1840, 26 March
Photograph
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Current location requested.
 
LL/81365 [Further details available]

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LL/90567
Unidentified photographer
Annular eclipse
1854
Daguerreotype
 
Private collection of Leonard A. Walle
 
LL/90567

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LL/90453
Antoine Claudet [Attributed to]
[Multiple Exposures of the Moon]
1846-1852
Daguerreotype
2 1/2 × 2 ins (6.4 × 5.1 cm) (plate)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Fund, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2019, Accession Number:2019.47
 
LL/90453 [Further details available]

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LL/33108
J.A. Whipple
The Moon, August 6, 1851
1851, 6 August
Daguerreotype
3 1/2 x 2 3/4 ins
 
Middlebury College Museum of Art
Purchase with funds provided by the Christian A. Johnson Memorial Fund and the Overbrook Foundation. 1989.009
 
LL/33108

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LL/77243
Johann_Julius_Friedrich__Berkowski
Solar eclipse
1851, 28 July
Daguerreotype
 
Friedrich-Schiller-University: Historical collections on natural sciences
Astronomische Sammlung am Astrophysikalischen Institut und Univ.-Sternwarte, AST 1851/1
 
LL/77243 [Further details available]

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LL/73634
Alexander
The Sun in Annular Eclipse, 1854
1854, 26 May
Book illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/73634 [Further details available]

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LL/68982
Samuel Dwight Humphrey
View of the moon, multiple exposures
1849, 1 September
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate
 
Harvard College Observatory
OB-1
 
LL/68982 [Further details available]

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LL/76690
Warren De la Rue
Lunar Photographs
1858 / 1859
Stereoview
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/76690 [Further details available]

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LL/58676
John Phillips
Study of the Moon
1853
Albumen print
 
The Royal Society
Product code: RS-9292
 
LL/58676 [Further details available]

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LL/77423
W.G. Chamberlain
Vassar College expedition to Colorado to view a solar eclipse, 1878
[Chamberlain's Colorado Scenery]
1878
Stereocard
 
Vassar College Digital Library
Identifier: vassar:10381
 
LL/77423 [Further details available]

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LL/64111
Henry Draper
Full Moon
1890 (ca)
Stereocard
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Bruno Tartarin, Facebook, I Collect Stereoviews, 6 January 2015
 
LL/64111 [Further details available]

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LL/94
Warren De la Rue
The Moon (No. 2)
[The Moon in Twelve Phases]
n.d.
Albumen print, mounted on carte de visite
2 1/8 x 2 1/2 in
 
Howard Schickler Fine Art (Closed 2006)
Image courtesy of Howard Schickler Fine Art LLC. (www.schicklerart.com)
 
LL/94

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LL/77729
Paul and Prosper Henry
Jupiter et ses satellites, le 10 Mars
1885
Albumen print
4 1/8 x 2 1/2 in. (10.5 x 6.4 cm)
 
Phillips - New York
The Odyssey of Collecting: Photographs from the Joy of Giving Something Foundation, 3 October 2017, No. 138
 
LL/77729

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LL/61225
Potter (Wapakoneta, Ohio)
A vertical orrery used for demonstrating the movements of the solar system
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/61225 [Further details available]

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LL/54675
Bright Lunar Disc seen from Eastern Limb, Apollo 13
1970, April
Chromogenic print
18 x 17,5 cm (20,2 x 25,2 cm)
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Auction 4 June 2014, 19th-21st Century Photography, Lot: 4192, NASA number AS13-61-8756
 
LL/54675

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LL/35654
Lewis M. Rutherford
The Moon
1865, 4 March
Albumen print
57.1 x 43.7 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Record Id: 1989:0403:0001
 
LL/35654 [Further details available]

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LL/65463
Lewis M. Rutherford
Photographie de la Lune, á son 1st Quartier
1885
Carbon print
14 1/2x10 1/2 inches (36.8x26.7 cm.) (image)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Art & Storytelling: Photographs & Photobooks, Feb 25, 2016, Sale 2406, Lot: 19
 
LL/65463

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LL/59491
F.E. Hewitt's (Corning, NY)
Total eclipse of the sun
1925, 24 January
Silver print, montage
9 1/2 x 7 1/2 ins (24.13 x 19.05 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, May 21, 2015, #2385, Lot 109)
 
LL/59491

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LL/46417
William de Wiveleslie Abney
Photographic plate of the transit of Venus, taken at Luxor, Egypt
1874
Photographic plate
 
National Maritime Museum
Repro ID F3812 © National Maritime Museum
 
LL/46417

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LL/79794
Paul Henry (French, 1848–1905) / Prosper Henry (French, 1849–1903)
Nebuleuse de la Lyre
1885 (ca)
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
22.8 x 16.4 cm. (9 x 6 7/16 ins)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, by exchange, and Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1993, Accession Number: 1993.219
 
LL/79794 [Further details available]

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LL/10994
Donati's Comet
1858
Stereocard
 
Private collection of Stuart Schneider
 
LL/10994 [Further details available]

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LL/10995
Donati's Comet
1858
Stereocard, surprise tissue
 
Private collection of Stuart Schneider
 
LL/10995

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LL/78792
Charles Piazzi Smyth
Sheepshanks telescope first erected on Mount Guajara, the Peak of Teneriffe in the distance
1850-1858
Albumen print, stereograph
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-F25713-E
 
LL/78792 [Further details available]

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LL/64448
Unidentified photographer
Temporary observatory at Clyde, 1882. From left, unknown, Rev Mr Clinton, James Hector (in observatory. The telescope is a six-inch Cook telescope, on loan from Mr G.V. Shannon of Wellington).
1882
Albumen print
 
University of Otago, Hocken Collections
Hocken Collections: S08-223
 
LL/64448 [Further details available]

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LL/80927
Unidentified photographer
Astronomers (Transit of Venus Party), Washington, D.C.
1874
Albumen print
7 1/2 x 9 3/4 ins (19.05 x 24.77 cm) (overall)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.340
 
LL/80927

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LL/73598
Brazilian Astronomical Commission
Dom Pedro II Observatory, Saint Thomas Island, Danish Possession in the Antilles: Interior View of the East Pavillion with the Equatorial Telescope of the Lieutenant Commander Calheiros da Graça
[Transit of Venus - album]
1882, 6 December
Albumen print
20.5 x 13.2 cm
 
National Library of Brazil, Iconography Division (Fundação Biblioteca Nacional. Divisão de Iconografia)
Thereza Christina Maria Collection, Objeto digital: icon1151108
 
LL/73598 [Further details available]

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LL/73596
Brazilian Astronomical Commission
Dom Pedro II Observatory, Saint Thomas Island, Danish Possession in the Antilles: North Face of the Three Pavillions of the Observatory
[Transit of Venus - album]
1882, 6 December
Albumen print
19 x 24.7 cm
 
National Library of Brazil, Iconography Division (Fundação Biblioteca Nacional. Divisão de Iconografia)
Thereza Christina Maria Collection, Objeto digital: icon1151103
 
LL/73596 [Further details available]

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LL/84392
I.W. Taber
The Solar Eclipse January 1st, 1889, Cloverdale, Cal., 4445
1889, 1 January
Albumen print
 
California State Library
Record Number: 001377009
 
LL/84392

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LL/64450
Henry Draper
The Orion Nebula
1880, 30 September
Photograph
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/64450 [Further details available]

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LL/69006
Leon Foucault and Louis Fizeau
The Sun
1845, 2 April
Daguerreotype
4.7 ins (diameter)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/69006 [Further details available]

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LL/55231
Lewis M. Rutherford
The Sun
1870, 22 September
Albumen print
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/55231

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LL/55239
G. Tramblay
Partial Eclipse of the Sun
1893, 16 April
Albumen print
3.75 x 7.5 cm
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/55239

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LL/80899
Edward J. Ward (act. 1860s)
Total Eclipse of the Sun
1869
Albumen print
5 15/16 x 6 ins (15.08 x 15.24 cm) (overall)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.3474
 
LL/80899

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LL/20928
Unidentified photographer
Eclipse
1929
Gelatin silver print
8 x 10 in
 
Collection of Brad Feuerhelm
 
LL/20928

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LL/66528
Unidentified photographer
Total Eclipse of Sun on January 24 1925
1925, 24 January
Gelatin silver print, on album page
 
Private collection of Erin Waters
Current whereabouts unknown.
 
LL/66528

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LL/5148
David Malin
The Moon, around the Crater Tycho
n.d.
Hand coated Platinum print on artist's paper
 
Edwynn Houk Gallery
® Anglo-Australian Observatory [0810-21p/1114-9p/1620-8p]
 
LL/5148

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LL/36985
Moon
1992, 7 December
Digital image
 
NASA
NASA, Galileo, JPL, U.S. Geological Survey, NASA Planetary Photo Journal Collection, UID: SPD-PHOTJ-PIA00405, Image ID: 109893
 
LL/36985 [Further details available]

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LL/36983
Hemispheric View of Venus Centered at the North Pole
1996, 3 June
Digital image, Imaging Radar
 
NASA
NASA, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Pasadena, CA. Data processed by JPL, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, and the U.S. Geological Survey, Flagstaff, AZ. UID: SPD-PHOTJ-PIA00007, Image ID: 118029
 
LL/36983 [Further details available]

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LL/44224
Scientific collaboration
Antenn' Galaxies composite of ALMA and Hubble observations
2011
Colour image
 
ALMA - Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array
ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO). Visible light image: the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope
 
LL/44224 [Further details available]

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LL/36971
Coronal loops
n.d.
Digital image
 
NASA
NASA, NASA Solarsystem Collection, UID: SPD-SLRSY-191, Image ID: 227136
 
LL/36971 [Further details available]

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LL/7975
Montage of images of Jupiter's Great Red Spot taken by HST between 1992 and 1999
1992-1999
 
NASA
NASA / Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA/NASA) and Amy Simon (Cornell U.), (NASA Id: STScI-PRC99-29)
 
LL/7975

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LL/56811
NavCam
Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
2014, 20 August
Black and white digital image, Rosetta navigation camera
 
ESA - European Space Agency
© ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM, Id: 318054
 
LL/56811 [Further details available]

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LL/65666
First View of Pluto's Surface
1994, July
NASA Hubble Space Telescope with the ESA Faint Object Camera
 
NASA
ID: PLAN-PIA00825
 
LL/65666 [Further details available]

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LL/56813
Hubble Space Telescope
Ghost Light
2014, 31 October
Colour image
 
NASA
NASA, ESA, M. Montes (IAC), and J. Lotz, M. Mountain, A. Koekemoer, and the HFF Team (STScI), id: 325775
 
LL/56813 [Further details available]

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LL/65844
Carina Nebula
n.d.
Hubble digital image (?)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/65844

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LL/65166
NASA /C. Henze
A computer simulation of gravitational waves rippling away from the massive collision of two black holes
2015
Computer simulation
 
NASA
Id: 348339
 
LL/65166

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LL/90125
Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration
The first image of a black hole
2019, April
Digital image
 
Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration
 
LL/90125 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Abstraction of the real - Abstraction of the real
Abstraction of the real - Abstraction of the real: Round
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Events
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Scientific
Albums - Introduction to album pages
Astronomy - Charles Piazzi Smyth: Teneriffe - An Astronomer’s Experiment (1857)
Astronomy - Contemporary astronomy
Astronomy - David Malin: Anglo-Australian Observatory
Astronomy - Introduction to astronomy
Astronomy - Introduction to telescopes
Astronomy - J.A. Whipple: Daguerreotypes of the Sun and Moon (1852)
Astronomy - Rapid progress during the nineteenth century in astronomical photography
Astronomy - Solar eclipses
Astronomy - The Moon
Astronomy - The Sun
Astronomy - Transit of Venus
Astronomy - Warren De la Rue: The Moon
Astronomy - William de Wiveleslie Abney: Transit of Venus (1874)
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Objects
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Scientific
Card photographs - Cabinet cards: Objects
Card photographs - Card photograph types
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Scientific
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Scientific
Events - Albumen prints: Events
History of photography - Card photograph types
Interiors of photographic studios - Photographs of the interiors of photographic shops and studios
Massachusetts - J.A. Whipple: Daguerreotypes of the Sun and Moon (1852)
Nature - Contemporary examples of nature photography
Photographic studios - Photographs of the interiors of photographic shops and studios
Process and product - Card photograph types
Publications, books, manuals, journals and magazines - Introduction to tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs
Scientific - Albumen prints: Scientific
Scientific - Contemporary scientific imagery
Scientific - Daguerreotypes: Scientific
Scientific - Stereoviews: Scientific
Scientific experiments - Charles Piazzi Smyth: Teneriffe - An Astronomer’s Experiment (1857)
Spain - Charles Piazzi Smyth: Teneriffe - An Astronomer’s Experiment (1857)
Stereoscopes - Charles Piazzi Smyth: Teneriffe - An Astronomer’s Experiment (1857)
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Charles Piazzi Smyth: Teneriffe - An Astronomer’s Experiment (1857)
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Introduction to French tissues / tissue views
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Scientific
Still life - Cabinet cards: Objects
Techniques - Card photograph types
Tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs - Charles Piazzi Smyth: Teneriffe - An Astronomer’s Experiment (1857)
Tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs - Introduction to tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs
Transit of Venus - Brazilian Astronomical Commission: Transit of Venus album (6 December 1882)
Transit of Venus - Transit of Venus
Transit of Venus - William de Wiveleslie Abney: Transit of Venus (1874)


 
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