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North Carolina Eclipse Expedition of 1900

Title:
North Carolina Eclipse Expedition of 1900
Date:
May 28, 1900
Notes:
There are addition images of this expedition in Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 56, Folder 5. See Negative Number a3590 for a more detailed description of the image below
Smithsonian Institution Annual Report for the year 1900, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1901
Summary:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory staff, including Secretary Samuel P. Langley, and acting director (and later fifth Smithsonian Secretary), Charles Greeley Abbot, travel to Wadesboro, North Carolina, to observe an eclipse of the sun
Topics:
Astronomy, Expeditions, Solar Research, Eclipses, Solar, North Carolina
Subjects:
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872, Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Category:
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!12981~!0#focus
North Carolina Eclipse Expedition of 1900, May 28, 1900, Smithsonian Archives - History Div.

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