(2133) Franceswright

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1976 WB. Discovered 1976 Nov. 20 at the Harvard College Observatory at Harvard.

Named in honor of Frances Woodworth Wright {1898–1990}, long time staff member of the Harvard College Observatory, known for her research on photographic meteors, extraterrestrial dust and variable stars, and revered for teaching generations of navigators to fare forth and return safely to port. (M 5039)

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