Women astronomers--United States
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
FOUND IN: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe InstituteCollection Identifier: MC 954; T-462
Overview: Transcripts and audiocassettes (and related consent forms, notes, correspondence, and printed material) of oral history interviews conducted by biologist Bonnie Spanier of fellow scientists.
FOUND IN: Harvard University ArchivesCollection Identifier: HUM 294
Overview: Margaret Walton Mayall (1902-1995) was an American astronomer. After receiving her MA from Radcliffe College in 1928, she began working at the Harvard College Observatory. This collection contains 35 black and white photographs, which depict the Harvard College Observatory staff camping in southeastern Maine to watch the total solar eclipse on August 31, 1932. Also includes Mayall’s 1957 G. Bruce Blair Award and a copy of Mayall’s 1970 Manual for Observing Variable...