The Burnham Telescope
Special | 58m 10s
Jim Lattis, Director of UW Space Place, discusses the history of Sherburne W. Burnham’s telescope, a 6-inch refractor telescope built in 1870. Lattis documents the locations around the country and around the world where the telescope was set up to view double stars and eclipses.
Aired: 01/09/18Video has closed captioning.