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Portrait of Annie Jump Cannon

Annie Jump Cannon of the Harvard observatory, taken while doing graduate work at Radcliffe College

Portrait of Annie Jump Cannon

Annie Jump Cannon

First hired by Harvard College Observatory to carry out astronomical calculations, Annie Jump Cannon (1863-1941) eventually became one of the foremost American astronomers, known especially for her work on variable stars

Annie J. Cannon and Henrietta S. Leavitt

Colleagues at the Harvard College Observatory

Harvard College Observatory Group 1932

Celia Helena Payne-Gaposchkin, Donald H. Menzel, Annie Jump Cannon, Fred L. Whipple, Leon Campbell

Portrait of Annie Jump Cannon in 1902

Harvard College Observatory Staff in 1918

[Names on Verso from left to right on Image:] Ida Woods, Eva Leland, Florence Cushman, Grace Brooks, [Hannah?], Henrietta Leavitt, Mollie O'Reilly, Mabel Gill, Alta Carpenter, A.J.C, [Annie Jump Cannon], Arville Walker, Mr. Hinckley, Prof. King

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Education of Annie Jump Cannon

3 Educational Institution(s) are currently recorded in Wikidata about Annie Jump Cannon

Where Annie Jump Cannon Worked

2 Employers of Annie Jump Cannon Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

Wellesley College

Company Name:
Wellesley College
Description:
private women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts
Website:
http://www.wellesley.edu
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Company Name:
Harvard University
Description:
private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Location:
Cambridge
Website:
http://www.harvard.edu/
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Memberships of Annie Jump Cannon

3 Organizations that Annie Jump Cannon is a Member of Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

AAS
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American Astronomical Society



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HC

Harvard Computers

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APS

American Philosophical Society

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Timeline of Annie Jump Cannon

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People Relevant to Annie Jump Cannon

4 People are currently recorded in Wikidata connected to Annie Jump Cannon

Sarah Frances Whiting image of Sarah Frances Whiting
influenced by
  • American physicist and astronomer
Williamina Fleming image of Williamina Fleming
  • astronomer
Florence Cushman
partner in business or sport: Annie Jump Cannon
  • American astronomer
Margaret Harwood image of Margaret Harwood
influenced by: Annie Jump Cannon
  • American astronomer

Map of Annie Jump Cannon and Influence

12 Locations are currently recorded in Wikidata about Annie Jump Cannon

Wellesley College
Harvard University
National Women's Hall of Fame
Dover
Cambridge
United States of America
Radcliffe College
English
American Astronomical Society
American Philosophical Society
American Philosophical Society
Cannon

Named After Annie Jump Cannon

3 Instance(s) Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

Library of Annie Jump Cannon

Works By and About Annie Jump Cannon Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

articles that Annie Jump Cannon Contributed To
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Awards of Annie Jump Cannon

5 Awards & Honors Recieved By Annie Jump Cannon Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

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