Cassini, Giovanni Domenico, 1625-1712

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First director of the Paris Observatory, 1671-1712.

From the description of Les observations de l'equinoxe du printêms de cette année 1703. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 122528262

Jean-Dominique (aka. Giovanni Domenico) Cassini worked as a French astronomer.

From the guide to the Abrégé d'astronomie, 1678-1712, 1678-1712, (American Philosophical Society)

Jean-Dominique (aka. Giovanni Domenico) Cassini was a French astronomer.

From the description of Abrégé d'astronomie, [ca. 1712]. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122473769

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referencedIn Méchain, Pierre François André, 1744-1804. Autograph letters signed (10, one incomplete), and autograph document signed : Paris, to various recipients, including General Calon, M. Le Chevalier, M. Villar, and M. Vallogne, 1780 June 7-1803. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cassini, Giovanni Domenico, 1625-1712. Autograph letter signed : Bologna, to P. Cosimo, 1666 May 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Jean Francois Seguier, 1703-1784. Seguier collection of astronomical publications and manuscripts, 1653-1776. Linda Hall Library
creatorOf Cassini, Giovanni Domenico, 1625-1712. Letter : Paris, to P. Cosimo, 1700 Mar. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cassini, Giovanni Domenico, 1625-1712. Letters. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Adelmann, Howard B. (Howard Bernhardt), 1898-. Adelmann research materials collection, circa 1921-1963. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Cassini, Giovanni Domenico, 1625-1712. Les observations de l'equinoxe du printêms de cette année 1703. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Barchas, Cecile M.,. Portrait prints of scientists, 1473-1898. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Adelmann research materials collection, circa 1921-1963. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Cassini, Giovanni Domenico, 1625-1712. Abrégé d'astronomie, [ca. 1712]. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Abrégé d'astronomie, 1678-1712, 1678-1712 American Philosophical Society
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associatedWith Adelmann, Howard B. (Howard Bernhardt), 1898- person
associatedWith Cosimo, P., person
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Howard B.(Howard Bernhardt), Adelmann 1898- , person
associatedWith Méchain, Pierre François André, 1744-1804. person
associatedWith Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872, person
associatedWith Sloane, Hans, Sir, 1660-1753. person
associatedWith Stanitz, John D., person
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Solar system
France
France
Solar system
Subject
Eclipses
Refraction, Astronomical
Vernal equinox
Astrometry
Astronomy
Astronomy
Astronomy
Beyond Early America
Comets
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Birth 1625-06-08

Death 1712-09-14

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French,

Italian

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