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One of Monmouth College’s earliest professors, Hutchison joined the solar eclipse expedition when the College was just three years old. He would later serve as vice president of Monmouth and college librarian for many years.

The Great Eclipse of 1869, through the eyes of a Monmouth College professor

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Editor and historian for Monmouth College. Avid researcher of western Illinois history for 40 years. FB and Twitter. jrankin@monmouthcollege.edu

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