Comets

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Date: 1830 - 1840 Description: A illustration from the Philosophical Magazine of 1821 'On the passage of the comet of 1819 across the disk of the sun', about Tralles comet. The engraving i...
Date: 1986 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Description: Shows two men, 'Halley's comet watchers', standing on top of a hill watching the comet through binoculars and wondering how big it will become. Beside the hi...
Date: 1986 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 26 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes var...
Date: 3 June 1983 - 03 Jun 1983 By: Woods, Charles Frederic, 1899-1985 Description: Charles Frederic Woods born New Plymouth 1898. Outlines family background. Talks in detail about maternal grandfather, Mr Roger Fellows (Sir Roger Tichborne)...
Date: 1985 By: Astroprom Australia Pty Ltd Description: Poster chart showing ten panels of text and photographs about the path of Halley's comet which came near to Earth in 1985-1986. Illustrated account of its ap...
Date: 1970 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Description: Shows Prime Minister Keith Holyoake talking to Leader of the Opposition Norman Kirk, as they watch a large comet shooting overhead from the direction of the...
Rees, William Gilbert, 1827-1898 :On board the Equator. The big comet. 1858.
Date: 1858 Description: A view across water towards a night sky with a comet (Donati's comet) to the right, a crescent moon to the left Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Descriptio...
Date: 1957 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :[Original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1957 to 1968]. Description: The Member of Parliament for Wellington looking at the sky through a telescope. He is surrounded by representatives of other parts of New Zealand, including ...
Date: [1960-1976] Description: Booklets, clippings, brochures and notes relating to Auckland Public Library, the Auckland Institute and Museum Library and Auckland University Press Also fi...
Date: 1983 - 1984 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Description: Shows two men studying the sky, one through a telescope. David Lange is streaking through the sky carrying a suitcase labelled 'England'. Refers to his rise ...