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Maria Mitchell, 1865: Vassar College astronomy professor, 1865-1888

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12555-Service File.jpg
Date
1865
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Full-length picture of Maria Mitchell wearing a dark hat, long, button-down dress and shawl. She is seated behind a table, her chin is resting on her right hand and her left hand is holding the page of an open book.

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Maria Mitchell, 1865: Vassar College astronomy professor, 1865-1888

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12545-Service File.jpg
Date
1865
Abstract

Facial picture of Maria Mitchell.

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Maria Mitchell, 1872: Vassar College astronomy professor, 1865-1888

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12375-Service File.jpg
Date
1872
Abstract

Head and shoulders picture of Maria Mitchell wearing a white blouse and dark clothing. Her cheek is resting on her right hand.

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Maria Mitchell: Vassar College astronomy professor, 1865-1888

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12465-Service File.jpg
Date
not after 1874
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Half-length picture of Maria Mitchell wearing a dark hat, white ruffled blouse and dark suit. She is seated.

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Maria Mitchell: Vassar College astronomy professor, 1865-1888, and her father

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12476-Service File.jpg
Date
187-?
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Full-length picture of Maria Mitchell and her father, William. She is wearing a dark headpiece, white collar and long, dark button-down dress. She is seated on the right of a small, round table, her cheek is resting on her right hand and her left hand is pointing to papers on the table. Her father

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Maria Mitchell: Vassar College astronomy professor, 1865-1888, and her father

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12594-Service File.jpg
Date
187-?
Abstract

Full-length picture of Maria Mitchell and her father, William. She is wearing a dark headpiece, white collar and long, dark button-down dress. She is seated on the right of a small, round table, her cheek is resting on her right hand and her left hand is pointing to papers on the table. Her father

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