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Title
Griffith Observatory rotunda
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1935]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
The Foucault Pendulum in the main rotunda at Griffith Observatory. The pendulum demonstrates the rotation of the earth. Above can be seen the murals of Hugo Ballin. The observatory was built in 1935. Architects: John C. Austin and Frederick M. Ashley.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :col
Photographic prints
Identifier
00010328
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Parks-Griffith Observatory.; N-002-855.9 8x10
CARL0000012230
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/84307
Subject
Griffith Observatory
Observatories--California--Los Angeles
Austin, John C. W.(John Corneby Wilson),1870-1963
Ashley, Frederick M
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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