Whipple, Fred Lawrence 1906-
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Comets and asteroids, 1933 Digital
FOUND IN: Wolbach Archives, Wolbach Library, Harvard University / Collection: Harvard College Observatory observations, logs, instrument readings, and calculations / Series: Variable Stars, Meridian Circle Work, and The Beginning of the Pickering Administration / Sub-Series: Comets, Asteroids, and MeteorsItem Identifier: KG11365-6, phaedra2630
Scope and Contents: This series contains astronomical observations, data calculations, and administrative notes from the beginning of Edward Pickering’s tenure as Director of the Harvard College Observatory with the bulk of the materials dating from 1870 to 1905. The notebooks in this series feature early efforts in variable star analysis and meridian circle work, including HCO efforts to contribute zone measurements to contemporary revisions of the Bonn Durchmusterung. Additional records in this series...
The HCO in the 20th c. and the Work of the Astronomical Computers, 1886-1973, bulk: 1900-1935
FOUND IN: Wolbach Archives, Wolbach Library, Harvard University / Collection: Harvard College Observatory observations, logs, instrument readings, and calculationsSeries Identifier: KG11365-6
Scope and Contents: This series contains astronomical observations, data calculations, and research notes produced by astronomers at the Harvard College Observatory throughout the first half of the 20th century. Most of the materials date between 1900 and 1935.Astronomers whose work is represented in this series include: Williamina Fleming, Evelyn Leland, Solon Irving Bailey, Antonia Maury, Henrietta Swan Leavitt, Edward S. King, Sarah E. Breslin, Annie Jump Cannon, Boris Petrovich Gerasmovich, Leon...
Papers of Fred Lawrence Whipple, 1929-1997
FOUND IN: Harvard University ArchivesCollection Identifier: HUG 4876
Fred Lawrence Whipple, Phillips Professor of Astronomy at Harvard University (1950-1977) and former director of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (1955-1973), is a world renowned expert on comets. He is the independent discoverer of six comets.
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- Asteroids. 1
- Astronomy -- Observations. 1
- Comets. 1
- Nebulae. 1
- Variable stars. 1
- Women astronomers--United States 1 ∧ less