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Photograph (Platinum Print) of Scenery (Including the River Nile and Tents) Taken on the Oxford Eclipse Expedition to Aswan, Egypt, 1905

Inventory Number: 48082
Object Type:
Brief Description: Platinum print. The tents are probably part of the astronomers' temporary observatory or encampment.
One of a group of 18 photographs taken on the Oxford expedition to Aswan to view the total solar eclipse of August 30, 1905; probably by F. A. Bellamy.
Provenance: From the University Observatory, Oxford.
Collection Group: University Observatory Collection
Material(s): Paper

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