January 10, 2013

Neon moiré of aurora borealis, naval battle. 

Throughout Our First Century by Richard Miller Deven (1876). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

August 18, 2011
Black and white plate of aurora borealis; digitization, ironically, produces orange and blue colors.
From Hand-book of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy by Dionysius Lardner (1853). [Here]

Black and white plate of aurora borealis; digitization, ironically, produces orange and blue colors.

From Hand-book of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy by Dionysius Lardner (1853). [Here]