August 27, 2011

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection

Collection Number: 185

Post Type: Document

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Creation Year: 1847


This is a collection of three training documents, instruction for the observers at the meteorological stations in the Prussian state, a how to use equipment and record data.
From what we can tell, there are three versions, the first in "old German" which is not dated, the second in 1847, with a commentary by Dr. Wilhelm Malmann, and the third (which appears to be a revision of the other two, dated 1858. Written in German, collected by Hans Snoek.

Geographic: Germany

Significance: Scientific