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Harvard College Observatory D5

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Group at Harvard College Observatory residence
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'Ad Astra Per Aspera, Through Rugged Ways to the Stars,' by Harlow Shapley, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1969, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Shapley Collection

"Gaieties at the Harvard College Observatory residence. A dramatic moment in the Harvard Observatory Pinafore, 1929. Left to right: Peter Millman, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Henrietta Swope, Mildred Shapley (daughter of Harlow and Martha Shapeley), Helen Sawyer-Hogg, Sylvia Mussells-Lindsay, Adelaide Ames, Leon Campbell."

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Harvard College Observatory
Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia, 1900-1979
Swope, Henrietta Hill, 1902-1980