Notable Women in the Physical Sciences: A Biographical Dictionary

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Hoffleit Dorrit. Astronomy at Yale, 1701-1968. New Haven: Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1992.

_____. The Education of American Women Astronomers before 1960. Cambridge, Mass.: AAVSO, 1994.

_____. Maria Mitchell's Famous Students; and Comets over Nantucket. Cambridge, Mass.: AAVSO, 1983.

_____. Some Firsts in Astronomical Photography. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard College Observatory, 1950.

_____. "Some Glimpses from My Career." Mercury 21 ( January/ February 1992): 16-19.

_____. A Supplement to the Bright Star Catalogue. New Haven: Yale University Observatory, 1983.

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Hoffleit, Dorrit, and Carlos Jaschek. The Bright Star Catalogue. 4th rev. ed. New Haven: Yale University Observatory, 1982.

KRISTINE M. LARSEN


HELEN SAWYER HOGG
(1905-1993) Astronomer
Birth August 1, 1905
1926 A.B., Mt. Holyoke College
1928 M.A., Radcliffe College
1930 Married Frank Hogg (died 1951)
1930-31 Instructor, Mt. Holyoke College
1931 Ph.D., Radcliffe College
1931-35 Research Assistant, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory
1935-41 Research Assistant, David Dunlap Observatory
1941-50 Lecturer, University of Toronto
1950 Annie Jump Cannon Prize, American Astronomical Society
1951-93 University of Toronto: Assistant Professor, 1951-55;
Associate Professor, 1955-57; Professor, 1957-76; Emerita,
1976-93

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