Ladd Observatory Lecture at Barrington Public Library
Learn more about Brown University’s historic Ladd Observatory on Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 7 PM at Barrington Public Library. Since October of 1891, Ladd Observatory has been involved with transit observations and timekeeping from its perch atop Tin-top Hill. Staff astronomer Francine Jackson will speak about the observatory and its vital role as a timekeeping center.
This program was funded in part by the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
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