Coconino Astronomical Society Meeting
May 23, 2015 @ 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
"The Magnificent Solar Telescopes of George Ellery Hale" by John W. Briggs, ATS, FOAH Obs., NM.
One of America's greatest astronomers, George E. Hale, is best remembered for the Palomar 200-inch. However, he also built Yerkes, and Mount Wilson observatories, as well as many other projects. This is a review of Hale's creative and dramatic life.