Schlesinger, Frank, 1871-1943

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Astronomer (modern astrometry) and administrator. Head, International Latitude Observatory, 1899-1903; astronomer, Yerkes Observatory, 1903-1905; director, Allegheny Observatory, 1905-1920; and head, Department of Astronomy, Yale University, 1920-1941; and director, Yale Observatory, 1920-1941.

From the description of Allegheny Observatory correspondence [microform], 1905-1920. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80601819

Astronomer (modern astrometry) and administrator. Head, International Latitude Observatory, 1899-1903; astronomer, Yerkes Observatory, 1903-1905; director, Allegheny Observatory, 1905-1920; head, Department of Astronomy, Yale Observatory, 1920-1941.

From the description of Yale University Correspondence [microform], 1920-1941. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83382742

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referencedIn Meggers, William F. (William Frederick), 1888-1966. Addition to papers, 1870-1973 (bulk: 1906-1966). American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Schlesinger, Frank, 1871-1943. Yale University Correspondence [microform], 1920-1941. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn American Astronomical Society. Records, 1897-1988, (bulk 1920-1980). American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Goldberg, Leo. Oral history interview with Leo Goldberg, 1978 May 16 to 1982. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Schlesinger, Frank, 1871-1943. Allegheny Observatory correspondence [microform], 1905-1920. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Hertzsprung, Ejnar, 1873-1967. Correspondence, 1903-1966. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Yale University. Dept. of Astronomy. Records of the Department of Astronomy, Yale University, 1848-1993 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Allegheny Observatory. Allegheny Observatory records, 1850-1967. University of Pittsburgh
referencedIn Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars records, 1927-1949, 1933-1945 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn History of Modern Astrophysics Collection, 1849-1979 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Walter Sydney Adams Papers, 1881-1939 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Schlesinger, Frank, 1871-1943. The papers of Frank Schlesinger, [1905-1943] [microform]. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Charles P. (Charles Pollard) Olivier correspondence, 1915-1962, 1915-1962 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Russell, Henry Norris, 1877-1957. Correspondence [microform], 1890-1950. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Spitzer, Lyman, 1914-. Oral history interview with Lyman Spitzer, Jr., 1977 April 8 and 1978 May 10. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Shapley, Harlow, 1885-1972. Papers [microform], 1910-1923. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
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associatedWith Adams, Walter S. (Walter Sydney), 1876-1956 person
associatedWith Alden, H. L. (Harold Lee), 1890- person
correspondedWith Allegheny Observatory. corporateBody
associatedWith American Astronomical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Boss, Benjamin, b. 1880. person
associatedWith Bowie, William, 1872-1940. person
associatedWith Campbell, William Wallace, 1862-1938. person
associatedWith Center for History of Physics (American Institute of Physics) corporateBody
associatedWith Dugan, Raymond Smith, 1878-1940. person
associatedWith Eckert, W. J. (Wallace John), 1902-1971. person
associatedWith Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars corporateBody
associatedWith Fox, Philip, 1878-1944. person
associatedWith Frost, Edwin Brant, 1866-1935. person
associatedWith Goldberg, Leo. person
associatedWith Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938. person
associatedWith Hertzsprung, Ejnar, 1873-1967. person
associatedWith International Astronomical Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Union for Cooperation in Solar Research. corporateBody
associatedWith International Union for Cooperation in Solar Research. corporateBody
associatedWith Jordan, Frank Craig, 1865-1941. person
associatedWith Leuschner, Armin Otto, b. 1868. person
associatedWith Meggers, William F. (William Frederick), 1888-1966. person
associatedWith Mitchell, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1874-1960. person
associatedWith National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Olivier, Charles P. (Charles Pollard), b. 1884. person
associatedWith Pickering, Edward C. (Edward Charles), 1846-1919. person
associatedWith Russell, Henry Norris, 1877-1957. person
associatedWith Shapley, Harlow, 1885-1972. person
associatedWith Sitter, Willem de. person
associatedWith Spitzer, Lyman, 1914- person
associatedWith Yale University. Dept. of Astronomy. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. Dept. of Astronomy. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. Observatory. corporateBody
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Astrophysics--History--Sources
Astronomical observatories
Astronomy
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Birth 1871-05-11

Death 1943-07-10

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