PORTLAND OBSERVATORY: THE BUILDING, THE BUILDER, THE MARITIME SCENE By John K. Moulton

PORTLAND OBSERVATORY: THE BUILDING, THE BUILDER, THE MARITIME SCENE
PORTLAND OBSERVATORY: THE BUILDING, THE BUILDER, THE MARITIME SCENE
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$5.95

The builder of the Observatory was Captain Lemuel Moody - he was also one of the founders of the Portland Marine Society in 1796. Captain Moody manned the Observatory from 1807-1846, and was active the in the Marine Society until his death in 1846. This book is a history of the Observatory and the man who built it. Paperback with black & white photos and documents throughout. 96 pgs.