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E. C. Pickering in the History of Variable Star Astronomy

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Dorrit Hoffleit

Maria Mitchell Observatory, Nantucket, Massachusetts

 

Abstract

 

E. C. Pickering (1846-1919) in 1911 was the prime founder of the AAVSO. It is fitting that we pay him tribute in this first issue of the Journal of the Association.

 

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