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31 Mar 2017 - 1 Apr 2017
Universität Duisburg-Essen, Campus Essen (DE)

Paper: Lichtbilderserien. Bilder von Wissenschaft & Wissenschaftler*innen

solar-eclipse-prof-juliusThe 3rd workshop of the Gesellschaft fuer Universitaets- und Wissenschaftsgeschichte (GUW) (“Association for university history and history of science”) will take place at Essen, Germany. This international workshop focuses especially on university history of the 19th and 20th centuries and offers PhD candidates and early career scholars an opportunity to exchange on their current projects. Sarah Dellmann from the Research Team Utrecht presented a paper based on her research on lantern slides in the archives of the University Museum Utrecht.

A report of the workshop is published on the platform H-Soz-Kult (German)


Image showing Prof. Julius from Utrecht University with equipment for the observation of the solar eclipse on 17 April 1912. Image taken from Lucerna – The Magic Lantern Web Resource