1918 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1918 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1918 Solar Eclipse Expedition
Site exploration 71:1368 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
Yerkes Observatory director Edwin B. Frost (4th, left) takes a field trip to Colorado and Wyoming looking at possible eclipse station sites from which to record the total solar eclipse of June 8, 1918. He is accompanied by Yerkes astronomer Edward Emerson Barnard (not pictured), and Colorado College staff, Guy Harry Albright (1st), an unidentified driver (2nd), Frank H. Loud (3rd), Roland R. Tileston (5th), and Florian Cajori (6th). Photograph taken between Matheson and Simla, Colorado.
Frost, Edwin Brant, 1866-1935 | Albright, Guy Harry, 1876-1964 | Loud, Frank Herbert, 1852-1927 | Tileston, Roland Roy | Cajori, Florian, 1859-1930 | Astronomers
Barnard, Edward Emerson, 1857-1923
Glass plate negatives; 9.5 x 11.9 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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