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Meteorology in the United States.

Author: Cleveland Abbe; United States. Army. Signal Corps.
Publisher: [1884?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Cleveland Abbe; Albert James Myer; Cleveland Abbe; Albert James Myer
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Cleveland Abbe; United States. Army. Signal Corps.
OCLC Number: 37441190
Notes: Carbon copy of typescript; corrections have been added to the copy in ms.
Comprises a brief history of meteorological observations in the United States with biographies of prominent American meteorologists.
Caption title.
Attribution to C. Abbe in ms. under title.
Ms. note in brackets at end: "Study room, 1884" [i.e. the Study Room, directed by Cleveland Abbe, of the U.S. Army Signal Corps.].
Stamped at end of leaf [11]: "A true copy". Signature of the acting Signal Officer follows.
Written in red ink on verso of leaf [11]: "Copy 1/3886 O.C.S.O. Mss. '84."
Leaves [12]-[14], possibly added later, consist of a biography of Gen. Albert J. Myer and Cleveland Abbe's vita.
The paper mentions an accompanying bibliography which is not present.
Leaf [13] torn at fold; leaf [14] torn in half at fold.
Description: 14 unnumbered leaves ; 34 cm folded to 18 x 21 cm
Other Titles: Sketch of meteorology in the United States

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