Merrill, Paul W. (Paul Willard), 1887-1961Alternative names
Paul Willard Merrill (1887-1961) was one of the pioneers of stellar spectroscopy, and his research was carried out at the Lick Observatory (1908-1913), the University of Michigan (1913-1916), the U.S. Bureau of Standards (1916-1919), the Harvard College Observatory (1917), and the Mount Wilson Observatory (1919-1961).
From the description of Papers of Paul W. Merrill, 1922-1961. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122540496
- Astronomical spectroscopy
- Astronomy--History--20th century--Sources
- United States (as recorded)
- California, Southern (as recorded)