[Total Eclipse of the Sun, June 8, 1918]

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Creation: 1918-06-08

Barnard pioneered astrophotography as well as discovering 15 comets and the first non-Galilean moon of Jupiter. His astronomical photographs were published posthumously as A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way (1927) completed by the director of Yerkes Observatory and Mary R. Calvert, Barnard's niece, who worked as his assistant.

Title

[Total Eclipse of the Sun, June 8, 1918]

Date

Creation: 1918-06-08

Description

Barnard pioneered astrophotography as well as discovering 15 comets and the first non-Galilean moon of Jupiter. His astronomical photographs were published posthumously as A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way (1927) completed by the director of Yerkes Observatory and Mary R. Calvert, Barnard's niece, who worked as his assistant.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Lantern slides

Source

MSS0031, Edward Emerson Barnard Papers, Box 43, Folder 02

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/MS0031-P-Barnard-Total_Eclipse-June_8_1918.jpg

Citation

“[Total Eclipse of the Sun, June 8, 1918],” Gallery, accessed November 17, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/794.