Father Hutchins revived; being an almanac and ephemeris, for the year of our Lord, 1796 [electronic resource] : ... Calculated for the meridian of New-York; but without any material alteration will answer for the states of New-Jersey and Connecticut, as well as the adjacent states. / By Father Abraham Hutchins, mathematician.

New-York: : Printed and sold by Samuel Campbell, numbers 124 Pearl-Street, opposite the bank., [1795]
1 online resource ([36] pages) : illustrations
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 47461.

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Almanacs -- New York (State) -- 1796.
Place of Publication:
United States New York New York.
"Abraham Hutchins" is a pseudonym intended to exploit the popular reputation of the New York state calculator John Nathan Hutchins.
The actual author was Andrew Beers. The ephemeris, the eclipse predictions, and the calculations for the rising, setting, and phases of the moon are identical throughout with those in his Beers's almanac and ephemeris for 1796, published at Hartford. The calculations for the sun vary because of the difference in meridian between New York and Hartford. Nearly all the astronomical notes in the third column of the Hartford almanac are duplicated here. Those in the eighth column are omitted.
The Anatomy is the only illustration.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 47461).
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Bristol B9093
Shipton and Mooney 47461
Drake, M. Almanacs, 6035
Beers, Andrew, 1749-1824.
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