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Annie J. Cannon and Henrietta S. Leavitt

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Education of Henrietta Swan Leavitt

3 Educational Institution(s) are currently recorded in Wikidata about Henrietta Swan Leavitt

Where Henrietta Swan Leavitt Worked

2 Employers of Henrietta Swan Leavitt Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

Harvard College Observatory

Company Name:
Harvard College Observatory
Description:
observatory
Location:
Cambridge
Website:
http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/hco
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Harvard University

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Harvard University
Description:
private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Location:
Cambridge
Website:
http://www.harvard.edu/
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Memberships of Henrietta Swan Leavitt

5 Organizations that Henrietta Swan Leavitt is a Member of Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

AAAS
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American Association for the Advancement of Science

international non-profit organization promoting science





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PBKS

Phi Beta Kappa Society

honor society for the liberal arts and sciences in the United States





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Henrietta Swan Leavi
HC

Harvard Computers

group of humans



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AAS

American Astronomical Society

society of professional astronomers



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AAUW
Henrietta Swan Leavi

American Association of University Women

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Timeline of Henrietta Swan Leavitt

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People Relevant to Henrietta Swan Leavitt

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Map of Henrietta Swan Leavitt and Influence

12 Locations are currently recorded in Wikidata about Henrietta Swan Leavitt

Harvard College Observatory
Harvard University
Cambridge Cemetery
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Lancaster
Cambridge
United States of America
Radcliffe College
Oberlin College
American Astronomical Society
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