Moon Survey Office Archive
Welcome to the Moon Survey Office Archive! We are regularly digitizing materials from the Chickering Perkins Expedition.
Early moon settlers that came to accompany the expedition, collect specimens, and become the first lunar communities. They lived and traveled in traditional caravans from their Appalachian traveler ancestors. They proved to be an excellent way to move across the lunar landscape.Keep reading
Great Astronomical Discoveries, Correspondence from the Moon, Page 3, November 03, 2018, mixed media “A law of nature and the finitude of human skill seemed united in inflexible opposition to any further improvement in telescopic science, as applicable to the known planets and satellites of the solar system. For unless the sun could be prevailed…Keep reading
Great Astronomical Discoveries, Correspondence from the Moon, Page 2, November 02, 2018, mixed media “To render our enthusiasm intelligible, we will state at once that by means of a telescope of vast dimensions and on entirely new principle, the younger Herschel at his observatory in the Southern Hemisphere, has already made the most extraordinary discoveries…”…Keep reading
Ursa Luna or Moon Bear – closely resembles earth bears. However, periodically will grow horns. My belief is that horn growth corresponds to seasonal changes on the moon however, more observation is necessary. Interestingly, the Moon Bear appears to primarily be a herbivore occasionally indulging in fish.Keep reading
Great Astronomical Discoveries, Correspondence from the Moon, Page 1, November 01, 2018, mixed media
In this unusual addition to our journal, we have the happiness of making known to the British Publick [sic], and thence to the whole civilized world, recent discoveries in Astronomy which will build an imperishable monument to the age in which we live, and confer upon the present generation of the human race a proud…Keep reading