WorldCat Identities

Clark, Alvan 1804-1887

Overview
Works: 30 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 35 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  History 
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Alvan Clark Publications by Alvan Clark
posthumous Publications by Alvan Clark, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Alvan Clark
New double stars by Alvan Clark ( Book )
1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sun and stars photometrically compared by Alvan Clark ( Book )
1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiography by Alvan Clark ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Alvan Clark ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence addressed to Alvan Clark & Sons, Cambridgeport, Massachusetts, well-known manufacturers of astronomical lenses; including letters from many notable astronomers concerning their orders for telescopes
[Photographs of paintings] ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Folders contains photographs and information sheets related to paintings signed or attributed to artists whose most active years fall between 1850 and 1875. Information may include the title of work, owner, additional provenance, date, dimensions, and medium. Most photographs are black-and-white and of professional quality
[Photographs of drawings] ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Folders contains photographs and information sheets related to drawings signed or attributed to artists whose most active years fall between 1850 and 1875. Information may include the title of work, owner, medium, additional provenance, date, dimensions, and medium. Most photographs are black-and-white and of professional quality
W.A. Stearns by Alvan Clark ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by Peter Smith Michie ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Army officer, professor of natural & experimental philosophy and librarian, U.S. Military Academy. Official papers and correspondence, 1873-1888, mostly involving the commission and receipt of instruments for the Department of Natural and Experimental Philosophy. Correspondents include: Alvan Clark, J. Duboscq, William Govrow, Ogden Rood; official papers and correspondence, 1887-1900, relating to U.S. Military Academy library; papers and correspondence, 1873-1885, dealing with firm of D. Van Nostrand, publishers and importers of scientific books; personal papers and correspondence, 1865-1897, mostly dealing with scientific topics, including correspondence with Edward S. Holden and Gouverneur Kemble Warren; list of "Public property belonging to the Department of Natural & Experimental Physics"; corrected publishers' proofs of "Michie mechanics"; miscellaneous papers, including notes & computations; U.S. Military Academy announcement of Michie's death; newspaper clippings; engraving of Michie; 7 photographs of the moon, c. 1893
 
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Alternative Names
Alvan Clark
Clark, Alvin
Languages
English (29)