Mary E. (Mary Emma) Byrd Papers 1887-1920


Mary E. (Mary Emma) Byrd Papers 1887-1920

Director, Smith College Observatory, Professor, Astronomy. Contains biographical materials, correspondence, photographs, and publications.

1 box; (.225 linear ft.)



SNAC Resource ID: 6322623

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Since 1900, Christmas at Smith College has involved the sending of cards, the singing of carols and the annual Vespers. Smith College's Christmas Vespers has allowed religious and non-religious students alike to come together and appreciate the music and spirit of the holiday season. At this annual candlelight ceremony, Smith College choral groups perform seasonal songs and religious readings. From the description of Records of Christmas at Smith College, 1900-[ongoing]. (Smith Colle...

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Smith College, Professor, Astronomy and Director of the Smith College Observatory, 1887-1906. University of Michigan, A.B., 1878. Died July 13, 1934. From the description of Mary Emma Byrd papers, 1887-1920. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 51246165 Director of the Smith College Observatory, 1887-1906 Smith College Professor of Astronomy, 1887-1906 Mary E. (Mary Emma) Byrd was born on November 15, 1849 ...