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NOAA Photo Library Image - theb3534

Maria Mitchell. Worked under contract to the Coast Survey in mid-1840's. First woman professional to work for the Federal Government Famous astronomer, computer for the Nautical Almanac, professor at Vassar

Image ID: theb3534, NOAA's People Collection
Location: Massachusetts, Nantucket
Photo Date: 1847
Credit: NOAA Central Library

Category: Personnel/Single Portrait/Maria Mitchell/

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