Speakers at the International Astrophysical Conference on Novae and White Dwarf Stars in Paris, France, 1939

Speakers at the International Astrophysical Conference on Novae and White Dwarf Stars in Paris, France, 1939, organized by the Foundation Singer-Polignac; From left (front row): Frederick J. M. Stratton, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Henry Norris Russell (chairman), Amos J. Shaler (secretary and translator), Arthur Eddington and Sergei Gaposchkin
(back row): Carlyle S. Beals, Bengt Edlen, Polydore Swings, Gerard P. Kuiper, Bengt Stromgren, Knut E. Lundmark, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar and Walter Baade., Credit Line: Yerkes Observatory, University of Chicago, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Yerkes Observatory Collection
Abstract/Description: Speakers at the International Astrophysical Conference on Novae and White Dwarf Stars in Paris, France, 1939, organized by the Foundation Singer-Polignac; From left (front row): Frederick J. M. Stratton, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Henry Norris Russell (chairman), Amos J. Shaler (secretary and translator), Arthur Eddington and Sergei Gaposchkin (back row): Carlyle S. Beals, Bengt Edlen, Polydore Swings, Gerard P. Kuiper, Bengt Stromgren, Knut E. Lundmark, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar and Walter Baade.
Subject(s): Outdoors
Women in science
Portraits, Group
Paris (France)
Stratton, Frederick John Marrian
Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia, 1900-1979
Russell, Henry Norris, 1877-1957
Shaler, Amos J.
Eddington, Arthur Stanley, Sir, 1882-1944
Gaposchkin, Sergei, 1898-
Beals, Carlyle Smith, 1899-
Edlen, Bengt, 1906-
Swings, P. (Polydore), 1906-1983
Kuiper, Gerard P. (Gerard Peter), 1905-1973
Strömgren, Bengt, 1908-1987
Chandrasekhar, S. (Subrahmanyan), 1910-1995
Baade, Walter, 1893-1960
Date Created: circa 1939
Credit Line: Yerkes Observatory, University of Chicago, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Yerkes Observatory Collection
Catalog ID: Yerkes Observatory E8