After the Thursday, April 26 at 7:30pm and the Saturday, April 28 at 3pm performances of The Women Who Mapped the Stars, please join us for a Scholar Social with Lindsay Smith Zrull.

Lindsay Smith Zrull is the Curator of Astronomical Photographs at the Harvard College Observatory. In addition to giving historical tours of the observatory and caring for Harvard’s 500,000 astronomical glass plate photographs, she runs the daily operations for the DASCH Project (Digital Access to a Sky Century @ Harvard). Smith Zrull is passionate about the groundbreaking work women accomplished in past centuries and she enjoys speaking with the public about Harvard Observatory’s historic women computers and astronomers.

You can find more information about the glass plate collection at our website ( and on Twitter (@DASCHdesk).