The Great Observatory

Chapter
Part of the Springer Biographies book series (SPRINGERBIOGS)

Abstract

The life of the observatory during the economic depression of the 1930s when millions were without work is vibrant and Milt is the life of the staff. In the years leading up to the Second World War, the observatory acts as a beacon of hope and entertainment for those struggling to get by in hard times.

Keywords

Visible Limit Astrophysical Journal Poker Game Observatory Director Young Observer 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New YorkUSA

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