Archive

History

1932–1939

1940–1949

1950–1959

1960–1969

1970–1979

1980–1989

1990–1999

2000–2009

2010–2019

Documents

Members

Awards

sidebarContent

Historical Archive 2000–2009

2001 MAS Gang at YerkesMAS Gang at Yerkes 2001
AAVSO Spring Meeting.  Left to right: Virgil Tangney, Neil Simmons, Gerry Samolyk, Scott Jamieson, Henry Gerner, Chris Hesseltine, Bob Manske, Dave Weier, Gene Hanson.

AAVSO Tuscon Meeting, 20032003 AAVSO Meeting MAS Members
Gene Hanson, Bob Manske, Ed Halbach, Gerry Samolyk, and Rudy Poklar. 
 


Bill Albrecht at his observatoryAlbrecht Observatory Dedication
Bill Albrecht accepts the plague for the observatory named for him and his wife, Anne..July, 2001.

Virgil Tangney receives plaque for his observatoryTangney Observatory Dedication
Virgil Tangney accepts his plaque for the observatory named for him and his wife, Maryanne. July, 2001.


Samolyk & Halbach in Tucson, 2003Gerry Samolyk & Ed Halbach
At the 2003 AAVSO Spring Meeting. 60+ years of MAS Observatory Directors.

Virgil TangneyVirgil Tangney
Chef Tangney at the 2001 AAVSO Spring Meeting at Yerkes Observatory.  . 

Photo by Gene Hanson


Bill Albrecht, 2001Bill Albrecht 2001
In the Quonset during the 2001 AAVSO Spring Meeting tour of the MAS Observatory
Photo by Gene Hanson

John Pfannerstill & Bill AlbrechtJohn Pfannerstill & Bill Albrecht
At the D-Shed during the 2001 AAVSO Spring Meeting tour of the MAS Observatory.
Photo by Gene Hanson


Mercury Transit November 8, 2006Mercury Transit November 8, 2006

Photo by: Jill Roberts

MAS Gang in TucsonMAS Members in Tucson, AZ
At the AAVSO Spring Meeting, 2003
Rudy Poklar, Bob Manske, Gerry Samolyk, Ed Halbach, and Gene Hanson.


2007 Rib Lake Campout2007 Rib Lake Campout

Photo by: Jill Roberts

2007 Rib Lake Campout2007 Rib Lake Campout

Photo by: Jill Roberts


Rib Lake Campout - 20092009 Rib Lake Campout Group Photo 

Photo by: Dan Yanko

2007 Rib Lake Campout2007 Rib Lake Campout

Photo by: Jill Roberts


Gerry SamolykGerry Samolyk  

At Kitt Peak National Observatory

Photo by Gene Hanson

Gerry Samolyk and John PfannerstillGerry Samolyk & John Pfannerstill

By the Z-Scope.

Photo by Gene Hanson


Gene Hanson Variable Star PresentationGene Hanson  

Variable star presentation using his light board.
 

Gerry Samolyk - Toeller ObservatoryGerry Samolyk  

At the completed Toeller Observatory.
 


C-Scope in Albrecht Observatory - 10-inchAlbrecht Observatory  

As it looked from 2000 - 2013 with the 10-inch f/6.
 

C Scope in Albrecht from 2000-2013C Scope  

The scope that sat in the Albrecht Observatory / C-Shed from 2000 - 2013.
 


Obs grounds as of December, 2000Observatory Grounds  

In Dec 2000 with the nearly complete D Shed.
 

C Scope in Albrecht from 2000-2013D Shed   

In Dec 2000 showing the Wiesen Scope in the nearly complete D Shed.
 


The Ray Zit Telescope in the Zit ObservatoryRay Zit  Observatory  

As it looked from 2001 - 2014 with Ray Zit's 14-inch reflector.
 

MAS Observatory in 2001Observatory in 2001 

View from SW.