The Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2007 Edition
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Cannon, Annie Jump

  • Harry G. Lang
Reference work entry

BornDover, Delaware, USA, 11 December 1863

DiedCambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 13 April 1941
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Selected References

  1. Campbell, Leon (1941). “Annie Jump Cannon.” Popular Astronomy 49: 345–347.ADSGoogle Scholar
  2. Hoffleit, Dorrit (1971). “Cannon, Annie Jump.” In Notable American Women, 1607–1950: A Biographical Dictionary, edited by Edward T. James, Janet W. James, and Paul S. Boyer. Vol. 2, pp. 281–283. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press.Google Scholar
  3. Lang, Harry G. (1994). Silence of the Spheres: The Deaf Experience in the History of Science. Westport, Connecticut: Bergin and Garvey.Google Scholar
  4. Lang, Harry G. and Bonnie Meath‐Lang (1995). Deaf Persons in the Arts and Sciences: A Biographical Dictionary. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood.Google Scholar
  5. Payne‐Gaposchkin, C. (1941). “Miss Cannon and Stellar Spectroscopy.” Telescope 8: 62–63.Google Scholar
  6. Yost, Edna (1943). “Annie Jump Cannon (1863–1941).” In American Women of Science, pp. 27–43. Philadelphia: Frederick A. Stokes.Google Scholar

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