Ferrel, William, 1817-1891

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Meteorologist, of Washington, D.C.

From the description of William Ferrel papers, 1857-1899. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19647009

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referencedIn Cleveland Abbe Papers, 1850-1954, (bulk 1850-1916) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Ferrel, William, 1817-1891. William Ferrel papers, 1857-1899. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916. Cleveland Abbe papers, 1850-1954 (bulk 1850-1916). Library of Congress
referencedIn United States Naval Observatory. Records of the United States Naval Observatory, 1830-1900. Library of Congress
creatorOf Van Metre, George W. Papers, 1732-1943; (bulk 1830-1910). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. Edward Eggleston papers, 1856-1866. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn United States Naval Observatory Records, 1830-1900 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Cleveland Abbe papers, 1851-1952. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
creatorOf Ferrel, William, 1817-1891. Autobiographical sketch : manuscript, 1888. Houghton Library
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correspondedWith Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916. person
associatedWith Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916. person
correspondedWith Baird, Spencer F. person
associatedWith Barnard, John Gross person
associatedWith Bethany College (Lancaster, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Coast Survey Office corporateBody
correspondedWith Coffin, James Henry person
correspondedWith Collins, T. K. person
associatedWith Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. person
correspondedWith Espy, James P. person
associatedWith Faraday, Michael person
associatedWith Hilgard, Julius Erasmus person
associatedWith Maury, Matthew F. person
associatedWith McAdie, Alexander, 1863-1943, person
correspondedWith Patterson, Carlile Pollock person
associatedWith Peirce, Benjamin person
correspondedWith Schott, Charles Anthony person
associatedWith Silliman, Benjamin, Jr. person
correspondedWith Smithsonian Institution corporateBody
associatedWith Stockwell, J. N. person
associatedWith Treat, Joseph person
associatedWith United States Naval Observatory. corporateBody
associatedWith U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey corporateBody
associatedWith Van Metre, George W. person
associatedWith Welch, Bigelow + Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Wilson & Co. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
Scientific publications
Solar eclipses


Birth 1817

Death 1891

Birth 1837

Death 1891




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