Name Suggestion for "Pluto" by Anonymous

a_Pluto_0035.tif
a_Pluto_0035a.tif

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Title

Name Suggestion for "Pluto" by Anonymous

Subject

Pluto; Planet X; Astronomy; Planetary Discovery; Lowell Observatory; Flagstaff, Arizona.

Description

An anonymous resident of Poughkeepsie, New York, suggests the name "Pluto" for Lowell Observatory's newly discovered planet. They assert that the mythological deity should be included in the Solar System since his brothers, Jupiter and Neptune, are already represented.

Creator

Unknown

Date

Unknown

Rights

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Format

Handwritten letter

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Pluto Collection. a_Pluto_0035.tif

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Citation

Unknown, “Name Suggestion for "Pluto" by Anonymous,” Lowell Observatory Archives, accessed June 27, 2022, https://collectionslowellobservatory.omeka.net/items/show/1385.