The Total Solar Eclipse of 1854
NOVA | American Astronomical Society | 2017 Sep 08
Observation of the annular eclipse of May 26, in the suburbs of Ogdensburgh, N. Y.
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These two sets of photographs both capture the annular solar eclipse that occurred on May 26, 1854, passing close to the U.S./Canada border. The photographs come from articles (linked below) published by two scientists who both watched the eclipse from the state of New York and made extensive measurements of its properties. ...
- Stephen AlexanderOn the solar eclipse of 1854 May 26
- W. H. C. Bartlett