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Historical Archive 1990–1999

The highlights of this period are construction of the new C-Shed (Albrecht Observatory). An additional large garage was constructed at the front of the property and the old "tool shed" garage was demolished and replaced. And the Satellite Shed was demolished.  

Gerry Samolyk & Ed Halbach - 68 years of MAS Directorship Gene Hanson & Ed Halbach at Ed's home in Colorado
68 years of Observatory Directorship - Gerry Samolyk & Ed Halbach.
MAS Observatory Directors, past and future. Gene Hanson and Ed Halbach at Ed's home in Colorado taken in 1998.
Ed Halbach in 1998 at his home in Colorado Bill Albrecht at his observatory in Hawaii.
Ed Halbach and his portascope at his home in Colorado, 1998.
Bill Albrecht at his 11-inch Celestron in his observatory in Hawaii, 1992. Photo courtesy of John Pfannerstill.
Bill Albrecht in his observatory in Hawaii Gene Hanson at the AAS Conference - 1999.
Bill Albrecht In his observatory in Hawaii. Photo from Sky & Telescope, 1999.
Gene Hanson in 1999 at the AAS conference in Rochester, NY, for a presentation on pro / amateur collaborations in variable star observing.
MAS Grounds 1990's MAS Grounds during the 90's
MAS Grounds during the 90's
MAS Grounds during the 90's
MAS Grounds during the 90's Old Tool Shed Building - Demolition
MAS grounds during the 1990's - Old Tool Shed and the Satellite Building
Old Tool Shed Building - Demolition
Old Tool Shed Building - Demolition ...
Old Tool Shed Building - Demolition
New Tool Shed Building - Construction
Albrecht Observatory construction Albrecht Observatory construction
Albrecht Observatory Construction
Albrecht Observatory Construction
Albrecht Observatory Construction Albrecht Observatory Construction
Albrecht Observatory Construction
Observing Pad
C-Scope Installation Albrecht Observatory Construction
C-Scope Installation
Albrecht Observatory Construction
Virgil and Mary Ann Tangney at Yerkes Sept 1990 - Garage construction
Virgil and Mary Ann Tangney at Yerkes
Sept. 1990 - Gerry Samolyk framing the garage.
Scott Jamieson with the Ceolla Reflector Scott Jamieson
Scott Jamieson with the Ceolla Reflector
Scott Jamieson
MAS Group Visits Yerkes Observatory. Top row: Scott Laskowsi, Rudy Poklar, Scott Jamieson, Daniel Yanko, Tim Hoff, Anthony Williams, Matt Gierenelli, John Briggs. Middle row: Deborah Frey, Julie Frey. Bottom row: Virgil Tangney, Michael Marinelle, Robert Stachowicz, Lee Keith, Vern Hoag, and Ronald Zdroik. Photo by Vern Hoag.