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The Burnham Telescope

The Burnham Telescope

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.


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Wednesday, July 25

3:00 pm on The Wisconsin Channel

Wednesday, August 1

7:00 am on The Wisconsin Channel

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