Yerkes Observatory Events

Yerkes Observatory Events

Yerkes Observatory Events
Visit of the National Academy of Sciences 5:1184 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
Members of the National Academy of Sciences visit Yerkes Observatory, November 18, 1903. The delegation viewed the newly installed Snow telescope, a gift of philanthropist Helen E. Snow in memory of her father. Among those pictured: Edward A. Burge, Charles R. Van Hise, George Ellery Hale (6th, left), Thomas C. Chamberlin, Albert A. Michelson, Samuel P. Langley, George C. Comstock, Edward E. Ayer, Edward Emerson Barnard.
Langley, Samuel Pierpont, 1834-1906 | Snow, Helen E. | Van Hise, Charles Richard, 1857-1918 | Chamberlin, Thomas Chrowder, 1843-1928 | Comstock, George Cary, 1855-1934 | National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Glass plate negatives; 18.9 x 24.8 cm
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Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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