Session List

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Session 1. HAD I: LeRoy E. Doggett Memorial Session

Oral, Tuesday, 1:00-5:00pm, Georgetown

1.01 Bradley and Lacaille: Praxis as Passionate Pursuit of Exact Science
C. A. Wilson (St. John's College)
1.02 The Paschal Moon, the Easter Calendar, and Lunar Observations in Medieval Europe
S. McCluskey (W. Virginia Univ.)
1.03 Tycho Brahe's Copernican Campaign
O. Gingerich (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA), J. R. Voelkel (Dibner Institute)
1.04 Astronomy and Geography vs. Navigation: Defining a Role for an American Nautical Almanac, 1844-1850
C. Waff (Macmillan General Reference USA)
1.05 Nautical Almanac Office 1975-1996
P. K. Seidelmann (USNO)
1.06 Crescent Wars
B. E. Schaefer (Yale, Physics Dept.)
1.07 LeRoy Doggett and Daylight Saving Time: A Reminiscence
I. R. Bartky (Bethesda, MD)