Astronomical Observatories in New England
- Collection Name
- Old-Time New England
- Collection Code
- Date Notes
- Volume 50, Number 179 (Winter 1960)
- New England observatories built between 1836 and World War I have little in common, but each shows how the concept of an observatory changed from a simple building with a dome to a building or set of buildings divided up according to function. These observatories were predominately Classical in construction and demonstrate a change in the relationship between science and architecture.
- Full Article
- Collection Type
- Description Level
- Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 81
- Reference Code
Marian Card Donnelly (Author)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
- Publisher Series
Old Time New England
- Place of Publication
- Publications Referencing This Collection
(1960). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
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