Captain Foster (center left) presenting Kaj Strand (center right) with a replica of a dedication plaque

Captain Foster (center left) presenting Kaj Strand (center right) with a replica of a dedication plaque. Kaj Strand was being honored as former Scientific Director of the United States Naval Observatory. The actual plaque is on a 61 inch astrometric reflector at the United States Naval Observatory Flagstaff Station. The presentation was made at the 28th meeting of the Division of Dynamical Astronomy, American Astronomical Society (AAS)., Credit Line: American Astronomical Society (AAS), courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: Captain Foster (center left) presenting Kaj Strand (center right) with a replica of a dedication plaque. Kaj Strand was being honored as former Scientific Director of the United States Naval Observatory. The actual plaque is on a 61 inch astrometric reflector at the United States Naval Observatory Flagstaff Station. The presentation was made at the 28th meeting of the Division of Dynamical Astronomy, American Astronomical Society (AAS).
Subject(s): Awards
Uniforms
Telescopes
Conversation
Eyeglasses
Portraits, Group
Strand, Kaj Aage
American Astronomical Society (AAS)
Date Created: April 14-16, 1997
Credit Line: American Astronomical Society (AAS), courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Strand Kaj D1