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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
United States Naval Astronomical Expedition (1849-1852).
Catalogue of 16,748 southern stars.
Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1895
|Material Type:||Conference publication, Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
J M Gilliss; United States Naval Observatory.
|Notes:||Lieut. J.M. Gilliss, superintendent of the Expedition. Archibald MacRae, S. Ledyard Phelps, E.R. Smith, assistants.
The results of the astronomical observations of the Expedition were designed to form v. 4 and 5 of the reports of the Expedition, of which v. 1-3 and 6 were published in 1855-56. Vols. 4 and 5 were not published, the material for v. 4 having been published by the U.S. Naval Observatory in 1871 as appendix 1 to the Washington observations for 1868, while that for v. 5 is here originally published.
|Description:||lxvii, 420 pages : illustrations (some folded) ; 30 cm.|
|Series Title:||United States. Naval Observatory. Washington observations, for 1890. App. 1|
|Responsibility:||by the U.S. Naval Astronomical Expedition to the southern hemisphere during the years 1849-'50-'51-'52.|