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Person: HERSCHEL, William  (1738-1822)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Friedrich Wilhelm HERSCHEL
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
astronomer; subject of lantern slides
Main period of activity
N/A
Other internet resources
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
15 November 1738
born at
25 August 1822
83
died at
Slide images showing this person
slide image -- Portrait of Sir W. Herschelslide image -- Portret van W. Herschel
Slide set references

image appears in: Astronomy (lecture: York & Son, 300 slides, in/before 1888)

image appears in: [Astronomy Sonnenborgh - Box 07] (lecture: maker unknown, 50 slides, in/after 1910)

Lucerna ID  6005217

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 December 2018

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