1901 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1901 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1901 Solar Eclipse Expedition
Sumatra Views 113:1 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
Area in a Sumatran forest. Photograph taken on the United States Naval Observatory expedition to Sumatra. The eleven member team, of which astronomer Edward Emerson Barnard of Yerkes Observatory was a participant, recorded the total solar eclipse of May 18, 1901.
Forests (Plant communities) | Palms--Sumatra | Vegetation | Tropical plants
Barnard, Edward Emerson, 1857-1923
Glass plate negatives; 12.2 x 9.8 cm
Sumatra, Indonesia
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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