This is the free portion of the full article. The full article is available to licensed users only.
How do I get access?

Köhler, Johann Gottfried

Born Gauernitz near Meissen, (Sachsen, Germany, 15 December 1745

Died Dresden , (Germany), 19 September 1801

From 1776, Johann Köhler served as Inspektor (curator), and from about 1785 until his death as Oberinspektor (director), of both the Kunstkammer and the Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon in Dresden. He published a list of "nebulae" in 1780. The list included several independent discoveries of deep‐sky objects