Image Credits

Author photos:
Christina Paige

Map of Nantucket:
Map of 1838 Nantucket courtesy of the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library

Painting of Maria Mitchell by H. Dassel, 1851:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce

Photo of the author with Maria Mitchell’s telescope used with permission of the Maria Mitchell Association.

Photo of Maria Mitchell and students during the 1878 eclipse used with permission of the Maria Mitchell Association.

Photo of the Pacific National Bank circa 1860 used with permission of the Maria Mitchell Association.

Images of contemporary Nantucket:
Amy Brill