Draper, Henry, 1837-1882

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Dates:
Birth 1837-03-07
Death 1882-11-20
English, French, Italian, German

Biographical notes:

Henry Draper (1837-1882), an American astronomer, was a pioneer in astronomical photography.

From the description of Henry and Mary Anna Palmer Draper papers, 1859-1914, bulk (1869-1914). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122615857

From the guide to the Henry and Mary Anna Palmer Draper papers, 1859-1914, 1869-1914, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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Subjects:

  • Smithsonian Publications
  • Smithsonian Building
  • Wilkes Expedition
  • Scientific publications
  • Smithsonian Library
  • Naval Observatory
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • National Academy of Sciences
  • Spectrum analysis
  • Smithsonian Exchange
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomical photography
  • Photography
  • National Museum
  • Architecture
  • Exposition
  • Recommendations For Positions
  • Antiquities--Collection and preservation

Occupations:

  • Astronomers

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