WorldCat Identities

Clark, Alvan 1804-1887

Overview
Works: 37 works in 39 publications in 1 language and 43 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  History 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alvan Clark
Autobiography, etc. (Reprinted from the New England Historical and Genealogical Register.) by Alvan Clark( Book )

1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

W.A. Stearns by Robert Cooke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Subject: Half length portrait of William A. Stearns wearing glasses and a dark colored suit and tie. He is turned to the left, and looks over his proper left shoulder
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
Astronomers Of The Past; (Clark,Alvan 1804 - 1887, American, Manufactured Optical Lenses And Refractors) by Alvan Clark( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[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
Autobiography by Alvan Clark( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Adjutant Stearns by Alvan Clark( Book )

1 edition published in 1862 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Peter Smith Michie papers by Peter Smith Michie( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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
[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
The Sun a small star by Alvan Clark( Book )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

W.A. Stearns by Alvan Clark( Visual )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alvan Clark

Alvan Clark Amerikaans astronoom

Alvan Clark amerikansk astronom

Alvan Clark US-amerikanischer Astronom und Teleskopbauer

Clark, Alvin

Άλβαν Κλαρκ

Алван Кларк

Кларк, Элвин

ألفان كلارك

アルヴァン・クラーク

阿尔万·克拉克

Languages
English (34)