1945 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1945 Solar Eclipse Expedition

1945 Solar Eclipse Expedition
Camp 47:9 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
View of the camp and astronomical equipment for viewing and documenting the eclipse. Photograph taken on the expedition to Pine River, Manitoba undertaken by William A. Hiltner and Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar of Yerkes Observatory to record the total solar eclipse of July 9, 1945.
Camps (Temporary settlements) | Telescopes | Astronomical instruments | Tents (Portable buildings) | Scientific expeditions
Photographic prints; 11.3 x 18.0 cm
Pine River, Manitoba
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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