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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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