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C.H.F. Peters Manuscript Notebooks

 Unprocessed
Identifier: yhm-arc-2019-037

Content Description

2 small notebooks of memoranda, accounts, etc., handwritten by Christian Heinrich Friedrich Peters, Professor of Astronomy. 2 v.; 15-19 cm. Includes copy of log of the steamer Abyssinia in 1870, accounts of expenses, (purchases include, in Italy: "1 dozen handkerchiefs 10-8, stereoscopic views of Italy [?] 12-8", in Berlin: "little things for presents for children 2.10", etc.)

Acquisition Type

Transfer

Provenance

Were in Rare Book Room; transferred to Archives

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1864 - 1888

Creator

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (1 folder (2 small volumes))

  • Notebooks Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus