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|Named Person:||Cleveland Abbe; Albert James Myer; Cleveland Abbe; Albert James Myer|
|Document Type:||Book, Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Cleveland Abbe; United States. Army. Signal Corps.
|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.
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 : "A true copy". Signature of the acting Signal Officer follows.
Written in red ink on verso of leaf : "Copy 1/3886 O.C.S.O. Mss. '84."
Leaves -, 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  torn at fold; leaf  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|