Maria Mitchell: Vassar College astronomy professor, 1865-1888, and her father
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 is wearing a white shirt and dark suit. He is seated on the left of the table with his right leg crossed over his left leg.