Yerkes Observatory

Yerkes Observatory

Yerkes Observatory
1925 Solar Eclipse 1
II: Buildings and Grounds
Drawing (photograph copy) by George Van Biesbroeck, Yerkes Observatory astronomer, of the total solar eclipse of January 24, 1925 as it will be seen from Chicago, Illinois. The sun will rise at 7:11 a.m. At 7:58 a.m., 9/20ths of the sun will be obscured, and by 9:05 a.m. the eclipse will be almost complete.
Total solar eclipses | Drawings (Visual works)
Photographic prints; 24.5 x 19.2 cm
Van Biesbroeck, George, 1880-1974
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

View information about rights and permissions.

View information about ordering reproductions.