AIP History Center Newsletter
Volume XXXIX , No. 1, Spring 2007

 


Mary Calvert using the 12-inch refractor at Yerkes Observatory,
February 23, 1926. She was Edward E. Barnard’s niece, and after
his death, co-editor of his book A Photographic Atlas of Selected
Regions of the Milky Way published in 1927 by the Carnegie Institution
of Washington. Yerkes Observatory photo, courtesy AIP
Emilio Segrè Visual Archives.


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