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Vassar College astronomy class, 1885
Vail Brothers (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.)
Online collection published by Vassar College Archives and Special Collections, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
1 photograph : albumen, b&w ; 19 x 24 cm.
Mitchell, Maria, 1818-1889.
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Professor Maria Mitchell with six female students wearing long dresses, seated on the interior steps of the Vassar College Observatory (the Parlor). A table, lamps, books, papers and area rug are in the foreground. A telescope and steps are seen through open double doors. Also shows furniture, pictures, accessories and doors.