[Letter to Edward Emerson Barnard about the Discovery of Amalthea]

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Creation: 1892-09-13

Frank McConnell and Edward Emerson Barnard were both founding members of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, founded in San Francisco in 1889 while Barnard was affiliated with the Lick Observatory. Barnard’s discovery of another moon of Jupiter, later designated Amalthea, brought him many accolades from the astronomical community.

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[Letter to Edward Emerson Barnard about the Discovery of Amalthea]

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Date

Creation: 1892-09-13

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Frank McConnell and Edward Emerson Barnard were both founding members of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, founded in San Francisco in 1889 while Barnard was affiliated with the Lick Observatory. Barnard’s discovery of another moon of Jupiter, later designated Amalthea, brought him many accolades from the astronomical community.

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Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

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Letters (correspondence)

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MSS0031, Edward Emerson Barnard Papers, Box 22

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“[Letter to Edward Emerson Barnard about the Discovery of Amalthea],” Gallery, accessed October 21, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/986.