American Astronomical Society

American Astronomical Society

American Astronomical Society
Meeting, 1914 12:1517 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
Some attendees of the 17th meeting of the Astronomical and Astrophysical Society of America visiting Yerkes Observatory. The meeting was held at Dearborn Observatory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, August 25-28, 1914, at which time the group officially adopted a new name, the American Astronomical Society. Visitors and Yerkes staff, from left (fifth row): Anna Greenleaf Parkhurst, Anna D. Lewis, Mary Hazard Frost, Annie Jump Cannon, Katherine Frost, Florence Baldwin Lee, Jessie M. Short, Katherine Bullard Duncan, Harry H. Plaskett, Daniel W. Morehouse; (fourth row) Mrs. William R. Jewell Jr., William R. Jewell Jr., Rhoda Calvert Barnard, Jennie Campbell Leavenworth, Florence Brigham Stetson, Harlan True Stetson, Henry Norris Russell, Edward Emerson Barnard; (third row) Charles A. Maney, Mary Ross Calvert, Albert S. Flint, A. T. G. Apple, John M. Poor, Francis P. Leavenworth; (second row) Edwin P. Hubble, Louise Freeland Jenkins, Anne Sewell Young, Edwin Brant Frost (Yerkes Observatory Director), Sarah F. Whiting, John S. Plaskett; (first row) Paul W. Merrill, Samuel J. A. Wifvat; (standing, left) John C. Duncan, Edward C. Pickering, John A. Parkhurst.
Cannon, Annie Jump, 1863-1941 | Jenkins, Louise Freeland, 1888-1970 | Young, Anne Sewell, 1871-1961 | Whiting, Sarah Frances, 1847-1927 | Lewis, Anna Delia | Apple, Andrew Thomas Gilmore, 1858-1918
Glass plate negatives; 19.3 x 24.3 cm
Williams Bay, Wisconsin
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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