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Title
Frances Woodworth Wright notebooks
Name/Creator
Wright, Frances Woodworth., creator
Harvard College Observatory
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[168, pt. II Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FCOR.HCO:2742346 
Location
Networked Resource
Language
English
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Astronomy -- Observations

Category
Stars

Manuscripts and records

Field notes and notebooks

Note
"In the early 1900s the 'computers' at the Harvard University Observatory were women, paid 25 cents an hour to pore over photographic plates taken with the University's telescope and to catalogue changes in the sizes and locations of stars."

Frances Woodworth Wright notebooks. Harvard College Observatory, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.