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Telescope with Its Bag

Telescope with Its Bag

Ryūryūkyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823) Edo period (1615–1868)

[Galileo offering his telescope to three women (possibly Urania and attendants) seated on a throne; he is pointing toward the sky where some of his astronomical discoveries are depicted]

[Galileo offering his telescope to three women (possibly Urania and at...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Opere di Galileo Galilei .... Bologna : Per gli hh del Dozza, 1655-56 [v.1, 1656] Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leo... more

Sidrophel Examining the Kite Through His Telescope (Seventeen Small Illustrations for Samuel Butler's Hudibras, no. 10)

Sidrophel Examining the Kite Through His Telescope (Seventeen Small Il...

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

[Page from 18th Century almanac: Astronomer looking at heavens through telescope, 1775]

[Page from 18th Century almanac: Astronomer looking at heavens through...

Reference copy may be in LOT 7007. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Some of the Principal Inhabitants of the Moon, as They Were Perfectly Discovered by a Telescope...

Some of the Principal Inhabitants of the Moon, as They Were Perfectly ...

Samuel Ireland (British, active from ca. 1760, died London 1800)

[Zachary Taylor, half-length portrait, facing slightly left, in uniform, holding telescope]

[Zachary Taylor, half-length portrait, facing slightly left, in unifor...

Copyright by A.H. Ritchie. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Taylor, Zachary In uniform Half-length. NOS 12/96.

[View of Large Plant with Sign Requesting Viewers Not to Touch; Telescope Gallery]

[View of Large Plant with Sign Requesting Viewers Not to Touch; Telesc...

Attributed to Philip Henry Delamotte (British, 1821–1889)

[Eldad Holmes, New York City merchant, half-length portrait, seated holding a telescope(?), facing right]

[Eldad Holmes, New York City merchant, half-length portrait, seated ho...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Drawing of Submarine Telescope

Drawing of Submarine Telescope

Utility Patent Drawings

Horn-rimmed spectacles - telescope

Horn-rimmed spectacles - telescope

Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Medicine" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

'Rhyl, East Parade and Convalescent Home'

'Rhyl, East Parade and Convalescent Home'

Creator: Francis Bedford (1816 - 1894).Date: c. 1880.Format: Albumen print.Collection: National Media Museum Collection ( http://www.nationalmediamuseum.org.uk/Collection/Photography ) .Inventory no: 1990-5037... more

Interiør fra gården Schøningsdal

Interiør fra gården Schøningsdal

Interiør fra gården Schøningsdal

Genius with telescope Library of Congress

Genius with telescope Library of Congress

Study drawing shows a putti holding a telescope to one eye, for the painting, The sciences, in the south end lunette of the Southwest Gallery in the Library of Congress' Jefferson Building. A grid covers the drawing.

Kvinne står i loftstrappen i hallen på Fjellheim i Meldal.

Kvinne står i loftstrappen i hallen på Fjellheim i Meldal.

Kvinne står i loftstrappen i hallen på Fjellheim i Meldal.

[Using a street telescope, a newsboy glimpses Halley's Comet, which is in the headlines of the papers he is selling]

[Using a street telescope, a newsboy glimpses Halley's Comet, which is...

Reproduction of drawing by Sidney H. Riesenberg. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1910 May 21, cover. Freitag, no. 2554. Published in: Halley's Comet: a bibliography / compiled by Ruth S. Freitag. Washington : Libra... more

Observatoriet i Sternwarte Treptow, 1911.

Observatoriet i Sternwarte Treptow, 1911.

Observatoriet i Sternwarte Treptow, 1911.

Karl I. besucht Folgaria (Vielgereuth), 15.5.1917

Karl I. besucht Folgaria (Vielgereuth), 15.5.1917

Der Kaiser blickt durch ein Scherenfernrohr. Dolomitenfront, heute Trentino. Fotograf: Schumann, Wien.

Standpunkt Cercenpass  Blick gegen Gabrioli,

Standpunkt Cercenpass Blick gegen Gabrioli,

Blick durch das Fernrohr. Trentino, Adamellogruppe; Fotograf: Flam

Hauptmann Joseph Krenmayr, Batterie 3/8 am Scherenfernrohr beim Mezzodi-Kreuz

Hauptmann Joseph Krenmayr, Batterie 3/8 am Scherenfernrohr beim Mezzod...

Kaverneneingang der Batterie 3/8. Hauptmann Joseph Krenmeyr am Scherenfernrohr, handschriftliche Ergänzungen, Mezzodi-Kreuz, Belluno. Fotograf Schöbl.

Western front. Artillery observer at the scissor telescope. April 1918
Naval Observatory. Telescope house, Naval Observatory

Naval Observatory. Telescope house, Naval Observatory

Photograph shows the telescope house at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

Luis Alvarez' cosmic ray telescope mounted on wheelbarrow, to permit east-west rotation, Alvarez standing, right and Robert Serber (?) seated. Phote labeled Mexico City, April, 1933. Morgue 1946-8 (P-3); ZN 3275 [Photographer: Donald Cooksey]

Luis Alvarez' cosmic ray telescope mounted on wheelbarrow, to permit e...

Photographs Documenting Scientists, Special Events, and Nuclear Research Facilities, Instruments, and Projects at the Berkeley Lab

Luis Alvarez' cosmic ray telescope setup showing instruments inside gondola with labels. Mexico City, April, 1933. From Alvarez' personal file. Morgue 1946-8 (P-5); ZN 3277 [Photographer: Donald Cooksey]

Luis Alvarez' cosmic ray telescope setup showing instruments inside go...

Photographs Documenting Scientists, Special Events, and Nuclear Research Facilities, Instruments, and Projects at the Berkeley Lab

184-inch cyclotron telescope mount (neutron bench). Photo taken 5/07/1948. 184"-933 Principal Investigator/Project: Analog Conversion Project

184-inch cyclotron telescope mount (neutron bench). Photo taken 5/07/1...

Photographs Documenting Scientists, Special Events, and Nuclear Research Facilities, Instruments, and Projects at the Berkeley Lab

Jig aligning telescope. Photograph taken December 30, 1955. Bevatron-990

Jig aligning telescope. Photograph taken December 30, 1955. Bevatron-9...

Digital Preservation File Name and Format: 434-LB-6-XBD201310-04120.TIF Photographs Documenting Scientists, Special Events, and Nuclear Research Facilities, Instruments, and Projects at the Berkeley Lab

[Reproduction of rough sketch by Isaac Newton showing a reflecting telescope and its components]

[Reproduction of rough sketch by Isaac Newton showing a reflecting tel...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Correspondence of Isaac Newton. Cambridge [Eng.] : Published for the Royal Society at the University Press, 1959-77, v. 1. Published in: The tradition of technology : ... more

The members of the House Committee on Science and Astronautics visited the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) on March 9, 1962 to gather firsthand information of the nation's space exploration program. The congressional group was composed of members of the Subcommittee on Manned Space Flight. They were briefed on MSFC's manned space efforts earlier in the day and then inspected mockups of the Saturn I Workshop and the Apollo Telescope Mount, two projects developed by MSFC for the post-Apollo program. Pictured left-to-right are Dieter Grau, MSFC; Konrad Dannenberg, MSFC; James G. Fulton, Republican representative for Pennsylvania; Joe Waggoner, Democratic representative for Louisiana; and Dr. Wernher von Braun, Director of MSFC. n/a

The members of the House Committee on Science and Astronautics visited...

The members of the House Committee on Science and Astronautics visited the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) on March 9, 1962 to gather firsthand information of the nation's space exploration program. The con... more

History of Hubble Space Telescope (HST)

History of Hubble Space Telescope (HST)

This image of the Egg Nebula, also known as CRL-2688 and located roughly 3,000 light-years from us, was taken in red light with the Wide Field Planetary Camera 2 (WF/PC2) aboard the Hubble Space Telescope (HST)... more

Hubble First Servicing EVA

Hubble First Servicing EVA

Astronaut F. Story Musgrave, anchored on the end of the Remote Manipulator System (RMS) arm, prepares to be elevated to the top of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) to install protective covers on the magnetomet... more