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Few astronomical instruments from the works of Warner & Swasey

by Warner & Swasey.

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Published by Warner in Cleveland, O .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomical instruments.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. of plates.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24189846M
    OCLC/WorldCa9156449

      “The Warner & Swasey Co. was once a leading manufacturer of machine tools, with a world-wide reputation for its telescopes and precision instruments,” writes Case . Over the past half-century, Mr. Ariail built a collection that encompassed both historic telescopes and astronomical instruments, now at the State Museum, and more than 5, rare books and other published items, now housed in the University’s Irvin Department of Rare Books & Special Collections.

    Telescope - Telescope - The development of the telescope and auxiliary instrumentation: Galileo is credited with having developed telescopes for astronomical observation in While the largest of his instruments was only about cm (47 inches) long and had an objective diameter of 5 cm (2 inches), it was equipped with an eyepiece that provided an upright (i.e., erect) image. The Warner & Swasey Company was an American manufacturer of machine tools, instruments, and special machinery. It operated as an independent business firm, based in Cleveland, from its founding in until its acquisition in It was founded as a partnership in by Worcester Reed Warner (–) and Ambrose Swasey (–). The company was best known for two .

    Warner And Swasey Observatory - The Warner and Swasey Observatory is the astronomical observatory of Case Western Reserve University. Named after Worcester R. Warner and Ambrose Swasey, who built it at the beginning of the 20th century, it was initially l. Of the original four instruments, two remain and are on display: a 2-inch Troughton and Sims Universal Telescope and a 3-inch Warner & Swasey Combined Transit and Zenith telescope. The clock room remains with the original Warner and Swasey drum chronograph, Green’s .


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Warner & Swasey. Few astronomical instruments. [New York, Pittsburg, Chasmar-Winchell Press] c (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Warner & Swasey. OCLC Number: Description: 2 preliminary leaves, 1 illustration, xxxvi plates 31 x 24 cm: Responsibility: From the works of Warner & Swasey, Cleveland, Ohio.

Warner & Swasey Refracting Telescope Description This is the first telescope made by Warner & Swasey, a machine tool firm in Cleveland, Ohio, that would later provide mounts for the inch refractor at the Lick Observatory in California (), the inch at the Yerkes Observatory in Wisconsin (), and many other notable instruments.

Today’s wallpaper features McCormick Observatory, located on Mt. Jefferson on the campus of the University of Virginia. The observatory is named after Leander J. McCormick, donor of the inch astrometric refractor still housed under the dome of the building.

Usually we see the names Warner & Swasey associated with the instruments (they designed the telescopes for the Kirkwood, Lick. The Warner & Swasey Company was an American manufacturer of machine tools, instruments, and special machinery. It operated as an independent business firm, based in Cleveland, from its founding in until its acquisition in It was founded as a partnership in by Worcester Reed Warner and Ambrose Swasey.

The company was best known for two general types of products:. The Warner & Swasey Co. was one of the world’s top machine-tool makers and, at one point, was the leading producer of turret lathes, used for mass production of parts.

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Page 12 - Society, a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society. The Warner and Swasey Observatory is the astronomical observatory of Case Western Reserve after Worcester R.

Warner and Ambrose Swasey, who built it at the beginning of the 20th century, it was initially located on Taylor Road in East Cleveland, Ohio, observatory, which at that time housed a inch (24 cm) refractor, was donated in to the Case School of Applied.

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Imprint: Ireland (Dublin: ) Pagination and Size: 29 p.; 27 x 21 cm Warner & Swasey: Company Name: The Warner & Swasey Company: Title. A Few Astronomical Instruments This is a first edition from the works of Warner & Swasey, Cleveland, Ohio Very rare.

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In the early s, they had become trustees of the Case School of Applies Science (later renamed to Case Institute of Technology), and had built the Warner & Swasey Observatory in.Title: Yerkes Observatory Buildings, Instruments, Equipment, Grounds: View: Drawing () Series: VI: Yerkes Observatory: Description: Cutaway drawing (photograph copy) of the Yerkes Observatory's inch telescope, foot dome, and foot elevating floor, published by Warner & Swasey in "A few astronomical instruments from the works of Warner & Swasey, Cleveland.