Coconino Sun Article about the Discovery of Pluto

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Title

Coconino Sun Article about the Discovery of Pluto

Subject

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

Description

Scan of a Flagstaff newspaper, the Coconino Sun, with an article about the discovery of Pluto. The article features images of Clyde Tombaugh and V.M. Slipher alongside an account of their involvement in the search. Also included in the article is an account of the reaction from the press, which had immediately asked the observatory for photos and other details about the planet following their announcement.

Creator

The Coconino Sun.

Date

1930-03-21. img061.tif

Rights

This object is property of the Lowell Observatory Archives. Any public use requires the written permission of the Lowell Observatory Archives. Contact us at archives@lowell.edu

Format

Newspaper

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Pluto Collection.

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Citation

The Coconino Sun. , “Coconino Sun Article about the Discovery of Pluto,” Lowell Observatory Archives, accessed August 14, 2022, https://collectionslowellobservatory.omeka.net/items/show/1458.