Anthony commented: It might be appropriate to add a note about Elizabeth Juliana Sabine, the lady commemorated on the plaque. In addition to assisting her husband, she translated Alexander von Humboldt [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_von_Humboldt] and the translation, "Aspects of nature, in different lands and different climates; with scientific elucidations," appears still to be in print.
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