Stafford's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1798 [microform] : ... Adapted to the horizon and meridian of New-Haven, lat. 41 degrees 19 minutes north: long. 73 degrees 14 minutes west of the Royal Observatory, or Flamsted-House, in Greenwich, according to the latest observations; but without any sensible error, may serve indifferently for all the towns in Connecticut, and the adjacent states. ...
- Strong, Nehemiah, 1729-1807
- New-Haven : Printed by Thomas and Samuel Green, 
- Physical Description:
- 24 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 17 cm (12mo)
- Advertised in the Connecticut journal, New Haven, Dec. 14, 1797., In comparison with Strong's An astronomical diary, calendar, or almanack for 1798, the eclipse predictions (p. ) and the astronomical notes on the calendar pages are identical, and the calendar page calculations are identical for the most part, with variations occasioned by the difference in meridian between New Haven and Hartford. "Stafford" includes Strong's characteristic page entitled "Variation of sun and clock.", The Anatomy is the only illustration., The title pages of Strong's almanacs for 1806 and 1807 published at New Haven identify Strong as the author of those formerly issued under the pseudonym of Stafford., and ONLINE VERSION AVAILABLE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Other Forms:
- Digital image available in the Readex/Newsbank Digital Evans series.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microopaque. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1955-1983. 23 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 32892).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Drake, M. Almanacs, 580, Evans, C. American bibliography, 32892, and Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut, 191
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