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Group photograph of dignitaries and guests on the front steps of Yerkes Observatory, October 1897
Date Created and/or Issued
1897 October
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Huntington Library
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Dignitaries and guests posed on the front steps of the Yerkes Observatory during its dedication. George Ellery Hale is in a light hat on the far right towards the back. The second item in this group is this same photograph, with ms. key, listing most people in the photograph. The third item is the key. The key reads: 1. E.E. Barnard, 2. C.N. Rockwell, 3. G.L. Hull, 4. [blank], 5. Kurt Lanes, 6. Frank Very, 7. E.B. Frost, 8. Henry M. Paul, 9. E.F. Nichols, 10. F.R. Moulton, 11. Ephraim Miller, 12. Father Kendrick, 13. John M. Van Vleck, 14. Milton Updegraff, 15. Wm. R. Brooks, 16. F.L.O. Wadsworth, 17. H.C. Lord, 18. F.H. Seares, 19. [blank], 20. G.D. Hough, 21. Caroline E. Furness, 22. A.A. Lyon, 23. Mrs. Pickering, 24. Mr. Hale, 25. Miss Cunningham, 26. Carl A.R. Lundin, 27. J.A. Parkhurst, 28. John A. Brashear, 29. G.W. Ritchey, 30. McLeod, 31. Father Hagen, 32. Chas. Lane Poor, 33. J.K. Reese, 34. Miss Whitney, 35. J.E. Keeler, 36. Henry Pritchett, 37. [blank], 38. [blank], 39. [blank], 40. G.W. Miller, 41. C.L. Doolittle, 42. E.C. Pickering, 43. A.W. Quimby, 44. F.P. Flint, 45. Assph Hill Jr., 46. M.B. Snyder, 47. C.A. Runge, 48. W.A. Paine, 49. Winslow Upton, 50. Jos. Kathan, 51. G.D. Swezey, 52. Geo. E. Hale, 53. Bennett, 54. F. Ellesman, 55. Geo. Mons, 56. W.J. Humphreys, 57. Henry Crew.
Image courtesy of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science Collection at the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
Black and white photograph; 19 x 24 cm
Yerkes Observatory #043
Yerkes Observatory
Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938
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Williams Bay (Wis.)
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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