Babelsberg Observatory

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Leibniz Institute For Astrophysics Potsdam - History - Relocation of The Berlin Observatory To Babelsberg
... Therefore, Foerster proposed the removal of the observatory to a place outside Berlin with better observational conditions ... In 1904 he appointed Karl Hermann Struve, former director of the observatory of Königsberg, as his successor to realize this project ... summer of 1906 a new site was found on a hill in the eastern part of the Royal Park of Babelsberg ...

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