Alvan may refer to:

  • a biblical figure, see List of minor biblical figures#Alvan
  • Alvan, Iran, a city in Khuzestan Province
  • Alvan, Shadegan, a village in Khuzestan Province
  • Alvan-e Eshareh, a village in Khuzestan Province
  • Alvan-e Moslem, a village in Khuzestan Province
  • Alvan, Razavi Khorasan, a village in Razavi Khorasn Province, Iran

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Alvan Clark
... Alvan Clark (March 8, 1804 – August 19, 1887), born in Ashfield, Massachusetts, the descendant of a Cape Cod whaling family of English ancestry, was an American astronomer and ... Birmingham and Feil-Mantois of Paris, his firm Alvan Clark Sons ground lenses for refracting telescopes, including the largest in the world at the time the 18.5-inch (4 ... One of Clark's sons, Alvan Graham Clark, discovered the dim companion of Sirius ...
Alvan Graham Clark
... Alvan Graham Clark (July 10, 1832 – June 9, 1897), born in Fall River, Massachusetts, was an American astronomer and telescope-maker ... He was the son of Alvan Clark, founder of Alvan Clark Sons ...
Alvan Clark & Sons
... Alvan Clark Sons was an American maker of optics that became famous for crafting lenses for some of the largest refracting telescopes of the 19th and early 20th centuries ... in 1846 in Cambridgeport, Massachusetts by Alvan Clark (1804–1887, a descendant of Cape Cod whalers who started as a portrait painter), and his sons George Bassett Clark (1827–1891 ... As a result it was being tested in Cambridgeport when Alvan Graham observed Sirius B in 1862 ...