Members of the National Academy of Sciences visit Yerkes Observatory, November 18, 1903

Members of the National Academy of Sciences visit Yerkes Observatory, November 18, 1903. The delegation viewed the newly installed Snow telescope, a gift of philanthropist Helen E. Snow in memory of her father. Among those pictured: Edward A. Burge, Charles R. Van Hise, George Ellery Hale (6th, left), Thomas C. Chamberlin, Albert A. Michelson, Samuel P. Langley, George C. Comstock, Edward E. Ayer, Edward Emerson Barnard., Credit Line: Yerkes Observatory, University of Chicago, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Yerkes Observatory Collection
Abstract/Description: Members of the National Academy of Sciences visit Yerkes Observatory, November 18, 1903. The delegation viewed the newly installed Snow telescope, a gift of philanthropist Helen E. Snow in memory of her father. Among those pictured: Edward A. Burge, Charles R. Van Hise, George Ellery Hale (6th, left), Thomas C. Chamberlin, Albert A. Michelson, Samuel P. Langley, George C. Comstock, Edward E. Ayer, Edward Emerson Barnard.
Subject(s): Telescopes
Observatories
Outdoors
Hats
Portraits, Group
Williams Bay (Wis.)
Yerkes Observatory
Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938
Chamberlin, Thomas C. (Thomas Chrowder), 1843-1928
Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931
Langley, S. P. (Samuel Pierpont), 1834-1906
Comstock, George C. (George Cary), 1855-1934
Barnard, Edward Emerson, 1857-1923
Date Created: November 18, 1903
Credit Line: Yerkes Observatory, University of Chicago, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Yerkes Observatory Collection
Catalog ID: Yerkes Observatory E5