Harlow Shapley

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1914-1921 Mount Wilson Observatory 
 1921-1956 Astronomy Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Area:
globular star clusters
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(1885 - 1972)
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Shapley, Harlow, The orbits of eighty-seven eclipsing binaries--a summary, dissertation Princeton University (1913) ... Professor Russell, who has directed and encouraged the investigation throughout ...

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Henry Norris Russell grad student 1913 Princeton
 (The orbits of eighty-seven eclipsing binaries--a summary)

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Jacqueline Sweeney Kloss research assistant 1952-1956 Harvard College Observatory (Astronomy Tree)
Cecilia Helena Payne-Gaposchkin grad student 1925 Radcliffe College
Emma T.R. Williams Vyssotsky grad student 1930 Radcliffe College (Astronomy Tree)
Helen Battles Sawyer Hogg grad student 1931 Radcliffe College (Astronomy Tree)
Carl Kennan Seyfert grad student 1936 Harvard
James Cuffey grad student 1938 Harvard (Astronomy Tree)
Fletcher Guard Watson grad student 1938 Harvard (Astronomy Tree)
Florence Shirley Patterson Jones grad student 1941 Radcliffe College (Astronomy Tree)
Stanley Porter Wyatt grad student 1950 Harvard (Astronomy Tree)
Ivan R. King grad student 1952 Harvard
Emily Hughes Boyce research scientist 1930-1945 Harvard College Observatory (Astronomy Tree)
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Rudnick D, Puck TT, Dulbecco R, et al. (2015) Rhythmic and synthetic processes in growth Rhythmic and Synthetic Processes in Growth. 1-217
Shapley H. (2011) Galaxies American Scientist. 99: 56-58
Shapley H. (1972) Beyond the Observatory. American Journal of Physics. 40: 1351-1351
Shapley H, Edmonson N. (1970) Through rugged ways to the stars Physics Today. 23: 70-71
Usher PD, Shen BSP, Wright FW, et al. (1969) Long-term behavior of the Seyfert galaxy 3C 120 The Astrophysical Journal. 158: 535
Shapley H, Kiess CC. (1961) Source Book in Astronomy 1900–1950 Physics Today. 14: 52-53
SHAPLEY H. (1960) On the evidences of inorganic evolution. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine. 3: 222-37
Shapley H. (1958) Book Reviews: Comparison of the Large-Scale Structures of the Galactic System with that of Other Stellar Systems. International Astronomical Union Symposium No. 5. Held in Dublin, 2 September 1955 Science. 128: 1500
Shapley H. (1956) Galactic and extragalactic studies at the Harvard Observatory Vistas in Astronomy. 2: 1564-1573
Shapley H, Sweeney J. (1955) GALACTIC AND EXTRAGALACTIC STUDIES, XXIII. OPACITY OF THE SOUTHERN MILKY WAY DUST CLOUDS. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 41: 837-42
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