(3007) Reaves

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1979 UC. Discovered 1979 Oct. 17 by E. Bowell at Anderson Mesa.

Named in honor of Gibson Reaves, astronomer, historian and educator at the University of Southern California. Himself an expert on dwarf galaxies in clusters, his students have made signal contributions to the study of minor planets. (M 9769)

Citation prepared by D. T. Thompson.

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