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Yerkes Observatory, University of Chicago, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
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Some attendees of the 17th meeting of the Astronomical and Astrophysical Society of America visiting Yerkes Observatory. The meeting was held at Dearborn Observatory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, August 25-28, 1914, at which time the group officially adopted a new name, the American Astronomical Society (AAS). Decription taken from The University of Chicago Library. Some attendees of the 17th meeting of the Astronomical and Astrophysical Society of America visiting Yerkes Observatory. The meeting was held at Dearborn Observatory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, August 25-28, 1914, at which time the group officially adopted a new name, the American Astronomical Society (AAS). Decription taken from The University of Chicago Library.

Photo date: 
August 1914
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 8 x 10 inches)
Person(s): 
American Astronomical Society
Cannon, Annie Jump, 1863-1941
Plaskett, Harry Hemley
Stetson, Harlan True, 1885-1964
Russell, Henry Norris, Jr.
Barnard, Edward Emerson, 1857-1923
Calvert, Mary R. (Mary Ross), 1884-
Poor, John Merrill
Hubble, Edwin, 1889-1953
Whiting, Sarah Frances
Plaskett, John Stanley
Merrill, Paul W. (Paul Willard), 1887-1961
Duncan, John Charles, 1882-1967
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