Nebraska Asteroid [RG5232.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG5232.AM:  Nebraska Asteroid

Papers:  1996-1999
Cambridge, Furnas County, Neb.:  
Size:  1 folder

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection contains papers relating to the discovery and naming of the asteroid, Nebraska, between 1996-1999 by Robert Linderholm of the Lime Creek Observatory 721 in Cambridge, Nebraska. Includes correspondence with the Minor Planet Center at the Smithsonian Institution and a description of the process used to locate the asteroid. Also includes a letter of congratulations from Governor Mike Johanns and a newspaper clipping from the Lincoln Journal Star, dated May 15, 1999.

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Asteroids
Astronomical observatories -- Nebraska -- Cambridge
Astronomy -- Nebraska -- Cambridge
Cabridge (Neb.)
Lime Creek Observatory (Cambridge, Neb.)
Linderholm, Robert

 

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