Thursday, February 18, 2010

Lecture by Leonard Walle: "Chasing the Light: 19th Century Astronomical Photography," February 27th, 2010


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2:00 P.M.
Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190

The work of 19th century photographers, painters, and astronomers interwove to capture and document astronomical events and record the fascinating workings of astronomers themselves. Leonard Walle shares this history and his fine collection of early astronomical photographs in a talk in the Great Hall of the Clements Library.

This event is co-sponsored by the Michigan Photographic Historical Society and the Clements Library, and is free and open to the public.

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