Cecilia Helena Payne Gaposchkin (1900-1979)

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Cecilia Helena Payne Gaposchkin (1900-1979), astrophysicist at Harvard College Observatory, was known for her research on stellar spectra.


  • Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena Payne 1900-
  • Harvard College Observatory

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-1327

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  • Astrophysics
  • Women scientists


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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1327]

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