1901 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1901 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1901 Solar Eclipse Expedition
Map 115:14 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
Map (photograph copy) of central-west Sumatra showing the United States Naval Observatory eclipse camp locations of Solok, Sawah Loento, and Fort de Kock. 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 at these three sites.
Maps | Total solar eclipses | Camps (Temporary settlements) | United States Naval Observatory | Copy prints
Glass plate negatives; 9.5 x 11.7 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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