Discovered 1924 Nov. 24 by M. F. Wolf at Heidelberg.
Named in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Tuck, philantropists. He is the son of the founder of the Republican Party in the United States. (H 99)
Name proposed by Mme. G. Camille Flammarion (l’Astronomie, Vol. 41, p. 229 (1927)).