Online Publications of the Rochester Academy of Science


Since 1890 the Rochester Academy of Science, Incorporated has published in its Proceedings numerous papers dealing with the natural sciences. The Academy has also published several booklets on various topics pertaining to the natural sciences of the region. A sampling of some of these historical documents are presented here.

RAS Proceedings

Vol. 2, pp. 151-153, June 27, 1892, Preliminary Note of a New Meteorite From Kenton County, Kentucky, by H. L. Preston
Vol. 2, pp. 171-173, December 12, 1892, Preliminary Notice of a New Meteorite From Japan, by Henry A. Ward
Vol. 4, pp. 65-66, & plate 1, November 26, 1901, The St. Genevieve Meteorite, by Henry A. Ward
Vol. 4, pp. 79-88, & plates 7-11, December 12, 1902, Description of Four Meteorites, by Henry A. Ward
Vol. 4, pp. 89-91, & plate 12, April 15, 1903, Reed City Meteorite, by H. L Preston
Vol. 4, pp. 137-148, plates 13-18, March 24, 1904, Willamette Meteorite, by Henry Ward
Vol. 4, pp. 193-202, & plate 19, August 21, 1905, Bath Furnace Aerolite, by Henry A. Ward
Vol. 4, pp. 225-231, & plates 23-25, June 14, 1906, Three New Chilian Meteorites, by Henry A. Ward

Volume 18, Numbers 1–4, published November 1998
Volume 19, Numbers 1–3, published March 2002
Volume 20, Numbers 1–3, published October 2012

 

Other RAS Publications

Getting Acquainted With the Geological Story of the Rochester and Genesee Valley Areas, Published by the RAS in 1968 -- (currently out of print)


Meteors and Meteorites, a CD-ROM containing many historical documents about meteorites.

This page last Updated December 1, 2012