Frost, Edwin Brant, 1866-1935

Frost, Edwin Brant, 1866-1935

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1882 - 1885

Biography

Edwin Brant Frost II (July 14, 1866 – May 14, 1935) was an American astronomer.He was born in Brattleboro, Vermont. His father, Carlton Pennington Frost, was dean of Dartmouth Medical School. Frost graduated from Dartmouth in 1886.[1] He continued his education as a post-graduate student in chemistry and in 1887 became an instructor in physics while only 21 years old.[1] In 1890 Frost went abroad to Europe and ended up researching stellar spectroscopy under Hermann Vogel in Potsdam. He returned to Dartmouth in 1892 as an assistant professor of astronomy.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Edwin Brant Frost letter

Mss 892380
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 892380
Date(s): 1892-06-30
Abstract

In English.

Edwin Brant Frost term bills

Mss 883262.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 883262.1
Date(s): 1882 to 1885
Abstract

In English.

Leconte W. Stevens letter

Mss 897657.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 897657.1
Date(s): 1897-12-07
Abstract

In English.

Lewis M. Silver letter

Mss 935315
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 935315
Date(s): 1935-05-15
Abstract

In English.