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Yerkes Observatory C1

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Yerkes Observatory C1

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Image title: 
John D. Rockefeller and William R. Harper at the Yerkes Observatory dedication
Credit line: 
University of Chicago, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Description: 

John D. Rockefeller, founder of the University of Chicago and William R. Harper, its first President, were among the dignitaries at the Yerkes dedication.

Photo date: 
circa 1897
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 8 x 10 inches)
Person(s): 
Harper, William R.
Yerkes Observatory