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Lowell Observatory (access required)

Percival Lowell records his findings in the late 1890s in his Flagstaff observatory.As a youngster, Percival Lowell read books about astronomy and gazed at the stars through a telescope fixed atop the roof of his family home. No one could know, however, that this youthful avocation would become a lifelong obsession. Born in 1855 in Brookline, ...

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