John A. Roebling

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John A. Roebling, II (November 21, 1867- February 2, 1952), son of Washington A. Roebling and grandson of John A. Roebling, famous civil engineers. John A. Roebling, II financed several expeditions for the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. The Robelings also donated a mineral collection to the U.S. National Museum.


  • Roebling, John Augustus, II 1867-1952
  • Roebling, Washington Augustus 1837-1926
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory


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c. 1930?

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