Nancy Roman stands next to artist's conception of space platform

Solar globes and maps are "tools of the trade" for Dr. Nancy Roman, head of the Observational Astronomy Program in the Office of Space Sciences at the National Aeronautics and Space Administrations (NASA). She is also Chairman of the Committee on Orbiting Astronomical Observatories. Pictured at the left is an artist's conception of a space platform. It is not a model of what a space station will look like, Dr. Roman emphasizes., Credit Line: AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Roman Collection
Abstract/Description: Solar globes and maps are "tools of the trade" for Dr. Nancy Roman, head of the Observational Astronomy Program in the Office of Space Sciences at the National Aeronautics and Space Administrations (NASA). She is also Chairman of the Committee on Orbiting Astronomical Observatories. Pictured at the left is an artist's conception of a space platform. It is not a model of what a space station will look like, Dr. Roman emphasizes.
Subject(s): Full-face
Eyeglasses
Equipment and supplies
Graphic arts
Women in science
Portraits
Roman, Nancy Grace, 1925-
Credit Line: AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Roman Collection
Catalog ID: Roman Nancy B8