Brashear, John A. (John Alfred), 1840-1920

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Dates:
Birth 1840-11-24
Death 1920-04-08

Biographical notes:

Dr. Brashear was born in Brownsville, Pa. He studied science and became director of the Allegheny Observatory. He also served as Chancellor for the Western University of Pennsylvania. He was a member of several scientific and astronomical societies.

From the description of John Alfred Brashear papers 1872-1915. (Historical Society of W Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 39397488

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Subjects:

  • Astronomical instruments
  • Astronomy
  • Photography--Negatives
  • Instrument manufacture
  • Physical instruments

Occupations:

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Places:

  • England (as recorded)
  • Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh (as recorded)