1918 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1918 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1918 Solar Eclipse Expedition
Site exploration 71:1369 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
Yerkes Observatory director Edwin B. Frost (3rd, 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 (4th), and Colorado College staff, Guy Harry Albright (1st), Frank H. Loud (2nd), Roland R. Tileston (5th), and Florian Cajori (6th). Photograph taken between Matheson and Simla, Colorado.
Barnard, Edward Emerson, 1857-1923 | Frost, Edwin Brant, 1866-1935 | Albright, Guy Harry, 1876-1964 | Loud, Frank Herbert, 1852-1927 | Tileston, Roland Roy | Cajori, Florian, 1859-1930
Glass plate negatives; 8.6 x 11.2 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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