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George A. Van Biesbroeck (1880-1974)

Subject: Van Biesbroeck, George 1880-1974

       Yerkes Observatory

 

Type: Black-and-white photographs

 

Topic: Astronomy

 

Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-0289]

 

Summary: George A. Van Biesbroeck (1880-1974), astronomer at Yerkes Observatory observing Mars when it approached close to the earth in 1926, and using the 40 inch refracting telescope, the largest of its kind in the world

 

Cite as: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

 

Persistent URL:http://siris-archives.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!siarchives&uri=full=3100001~!289411~!0#focus

 

Repository:Smithsonian Institution Archives

 

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