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Conant Library and Observatory
TitleConant Library and Observatory
Full Size Imagehttp://dlib.cwmars.org/cdm4/images/full_size/Nichols/6.jpg
SubjectNichols College--Buildings--Libraries; Universities and Colleges--Massachusetts--Dudley; Nichols College---Buildings--Observatories; Nichols College--History
DescriptionA photograph of the Conant Library and Observatory, presently the Nichols College Chapel, taken between its construction in 1832 and the appearance of the image in the Nichols Academy Catalogue in 1896. The Conant Library and Observatory originally housed the Nichols Academy Library, two telescopes, and had telegraphic communications with the world via Western Union lines. It was built by Hezekiah Conant, a former student of Nichols Academy.
PublisherC/WMARS http://www.cwmars.org/
Date1883-1896?
TypeImage
Formatimage/jpg
IdentifierNichols06
Languageen-US
RelationIs part of the Nichols College Archives collection. Nichols College Archives, Dudley, Massachusetts. http://www.nichols.edu/library/archives/index.html
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