- Breen, Hugh
- Call number
- Pforz MS
- Physical description
- 1 item
- Preferred Citation
- Hugh Breen manuscript material : 1 item, Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library
- Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
- Access to materials
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
Hugh Breen, British scientist. He superintended the moon-related computations, or "lunar reductions," at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich under Sir George Biddell Airy. To Thomas Love Peacock, novelist : 1 autograph letter signed : 3 Aug 1852 : (P'ANA 0044) : regarding compass variations, including "Dips of the Needle" charts for London and Paris.
Using the collection
LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
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