Mayall, Margaret W. (Margaret Walton)

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Margaret Walton Mayall (1902-). Astronomer. Education: Swarthmore College, A.B., 1925; Radcliffe College, A.M., 1928. Professional experience: Harvard College Observatory (1924-1943,1946-1954); Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1943-1946); American Association of Variable Star Observers, Director (1949-). Research interests: Spectroscopy, variable stars, photometry.

From the description of Oral History interview with Margaret W. Mayall, 1986 August 11 and September 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154305682

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associatedWith American Association of Variable Star Observers. corporateBody
associatedWith American Astronomical Society. Historical Astronomy Division. corporateBody
associatedWith Ames, Adelaide. person
associatedWith Bailey, Solon I. (Solon Irving), b. 1854. person
associatedWith Bundy, McGeorge. person
associatedWith Cannon, Annie Jump, 1863-1941. person
correspondedWith Dorrit Hoffleit person
associatedWith Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena Payne, 1900- person
associatedWith Gingerich, Owen. person
associatedWith Harvard College Observatory corporateBody
associatedWith Mayall, R. Newton (Robert Newton) person
associatedWith Menzel, Donald H. (Donald Howard), 1901-1976. person
associatedWith Pickering, Edward C. (Edward Charles), 1846-1919. person
associatedWith Shapley, Harlow, 1885-1972. person
associatedWith Swarthmore College. corporateBody
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Women in astronomy


Birth 1902

Death 1995



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