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International Astronomical Union E2

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International Astronomical Union E2

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IAU Meeting 1928
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Photograph by M. V. Vereenigde Fotobureau Neuwe Heerengracht 165, Amsterdam, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, W. F. Meggers Collection

International Astronomical Union (IAU) meeting at Leiden, July 5-13. This image very likely depicts an excursion taken by members of the IAU on the afternoon of 7 July 1928. Identification key available upon request.

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1 photographic print (black and white; 10 x 8 inches)
International Astronomical Union
Lemaître, Georges, 1894-1966
Schlesinger, Frank, 1871-1943
Sitter, Willem de
Dyson, Frank Watson, 1868-1939
Plaskett, John Stanley