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What makes a failure? [article] : designing a new national telescope, 1975-1984 / W. Patrick McCray.

by McCray, W. Patrick.

Source: Technology and culture. - Vol.42, no.2 (Apr.), p.265-291.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 2001Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 6:93 TECHNOLOGY] (1).

The first Alvan Clark & Sons [article] : largest refracting telescope in the world / Donald E. Osterbrock and John W. Briggs.

by Osterbrock, Donald E | Briggs, John W.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - No.16 (Winter), p.11-13.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1999Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

Standing in uncle John's footsteps [article] : James Walter Fecker and his legacy of large telescope / Bart Fried and John W. Briggs.

by Fried, Bart | Briggs, John W.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - No.16 (Winter), p.22.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1999Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

First light : the search for the edge of the universe / Richard Preston.

by Preston, Richard, 1954-.

Edition: Rev. ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print Publisher: London : Corgi, 1998Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 520.1:93 PRESTON] (1).

Telescopes for land and sea [article] / Deborah Jean Winger.

by Warner, Deborah Jean.

Source: Rittenhouse. - Vol.12, no.2 (Apr.), p.33-54.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1998Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

The Hale telescope on Palomar Mountain [article] : a giant leap in design / Ron Maddison.

by Maddison, Ron.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - Issue 13 (Summer), p.4-14.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1997Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

The microscopes and telescopes of Robert B. Tolles [article] / Deborah Jean Warner.

by Warner, Deborah Jean.

Source: Rittenhouse. - Vol.9, no.3. - p.65-83.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1995Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

Pauper & prince : Ritchie, Hale, & big American telescopes / Donald E. Osterbrock.

by Osterbrock, Donald E.

Material type: book Book; Format: print Publisher: Tucson ; London : University of Arizona Press, c1993Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 520.2:93 OSTERBROCK] (1).

Tracking "Uncle John's" telescopes [article] : identifying and dating instruments made by John A. Brashear / Bart Fried.

by Fried, Bart.

Source: Rittenhouse : journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise. - Vol.7, no.2, p.49-55 (1993).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1993Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

Astronomical highlights of the collections in the National Museum of American History [article] / Deborah Jean Warner.

by Warner, Deborah Jean.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - Vol.3 (Winter 1993), p.5-11.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1993Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

The Lohmann legacy [article] : turn of the century telescope makers of the heartland / by Gary Pike.

by Pike, Gary.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - Vol.4 (Spring/Summer 1993), p.4-7.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1993Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

The Porter garden telescope [article] / John Tracy Spaight.

by Spaight, John Tracy.

Source: Rittenhouse : journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise. - Vol.6, no.4, p.97-102 (1992).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1992Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

A partial list of small Brashear telescopes and instruments [article] / Bart Fried.

by Fried, Bart.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - Vol.1 (Spring 1992), p.3-4, 14.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1992Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

Restoration of a 6" Clark telescope [article] / Bruce Wingate.

by Wingate, Bruce.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - Vol.1 (Spring 1992), p.5-9, 14.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1992Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

Two rare solar eyepieces [article] / by Len Jensen.

by Jensen, Len.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - Vol.2 (Fall 1992), p.3-5.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1992Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

From the cradle of liberty [article] : [two of the country's earliest imported telescopes] / by Bart Fried.

by Fried, Bart.

Source: Journal of the Antique Telescope Society. - Vol.2 (Fall 1992), p.6-8.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1992Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52:93 JOURNAL] (1).

First light : the search for the edge of the universe / Richard Preston.

by Preston, Richard, 1954-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography Publisher: London : Scribners, 1991Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 520.1:93 PRESTON] (1).

George Calver telescopes in the U.S. [article] / Budd J. LaRue.

by LaRue, Budd J.

Source: Rittenhouse : journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise. - Vol.4, p.39-42 (1990).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1990Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

William Hamlin and his telescopes [article] / Silvio A. Bedini.

by Bedini, Silvio A.

Source: Rittenhouse : journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise. - Vol.4, no.3, p.87-95 (1990).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1990Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

Fair play for Fitz [article] : Henry Fitz introduces the all-American telescope / Norman Sperling.

by Sperling, Norman.

Source: Rittenhouse : journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise. - Vol.3, no.2, p.49-57 (1989).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1989Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).