Griffith Observer: 1947: 11 Editions

Griffith Observer: 1947: 11 Editions

Griffith Observer: 1947 11 Editions ISSUES fireball meteor siberia galaxy space! 

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Griffith Observer: 1947: 11 Editions

Conditions range from used to good. These came from a gentlemen who volunteered at the observatory for over 20 years!


- Vol. XI, No. 1 January 1947

- Vol. XI, No. 2 February 1947

- Vol. XI, No. 3 March 1947

- Vol. XI, No. 4 April 1947

- Vol. XI, No. 5 May 1947
- Vol. XI, No. 6 June 1947

- Vol. XI, No. 7 July 1947

- Vol. XI, No. 8 August 1947
- Vol. XI, No. 10 October 1947

- Vol. XI, No. 11 November 1947
- Vol. XI, No. 12 December 1947

Established in 1937, the Griffith Observer is the Observatory’s own monthly magazine. The Griffith Observer contains popular articles on astronomy and information about activities and events at the Observatory.
Contains journals, calculations, graphs,
, observatory images, conference proceedings and other published materials

Articles Included:

Alter, Dinsmore
Cleminshaw, C. H. The Fireball of May 9, 1947 8 1947 meteor, fireball, Los Angeles, impact
The Great Siberian Meteorite of
12 February 1947 8 1947 meteorite, Siberia, Soviet Union Cleminshaw, C. H.
Bunton, George
W. The Foucault Pendulum 10 1947 GO, Foucault, pendulum, exhibit
Cleminshaw, C. H. The Planets 10 1947 distance, planet, Sun, magnitude, density
Cleminshaw, C. H. The Nebulae of Our Galaxy 11 1947 nebula, galaxy, cloud, spectra, planetary
Alter, Dinsmore
Sunspot Observations Before
the Invention of the Telescope 11 1947 sun, sunspot, Wolf, telescope, Galileo
Alter, Dinsmore
Analyses of the Records of Sun
Spottedness 11 1947 Sun, sunspot, interval, Schwabe
Alter, Dinsmore
The Planetarium as a University
Classroom 12 1947 Planetarium, college, atomic bomb, Zeiss
Alter, Dinsmore
John Flamsteed and His Atlas
Coelestis 12 1947
Flamsteed, atlas, Coelestis, Brahe,
England, Newton, position


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