Selections from the Procès-verbaux, 1758-1789


Date: 1758-1789 | Size: 1 microfilm_reel(s)


Minutes of meetings, mainly dealing with astronomy; added papers by Jean Paul Grandjean de Fochy and Jean-Jacques Dortous de Mairan.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 microfilm reel.


Presented by James E. McClellan and accessioned, 1977 (1977 444mf).

Location of originals:

Originals in Académie des Sciences, Paris.

Early American History Note

This is a microfilm of an early American collection that may be of interest to researchers at the APS and may complement an original manuscript collection at the APS.

Indexing Terms


  • Microfilm Collection
  • Minutes.

Personal Name(s)

  • Grandjean de Fouchy, Jean Paul, 1707-1788
  • Mairan, Dortous de, 1678-1771
  • McClellan, James E. (James Edward)
  • McClellan, James E. (James Edward)


  • Astronomy -- 18th century
  • Learned institutions and societies.
  • Science -- Societies, etc.