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Title
Cassegrain cage being attached to the telescope tube, 100-inch Hooker telescope, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
1925
1926
1927
1928
1929
1930
1931
1932
1933
1934
1935
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
For information on using Huntington Library materials, please see Reproductions of Huntington Library Holdings: https://www.huntington.org/library-rights-permissions
Description
Cassegrain cage being attached to the Hooker 100-inch telescope telescope tube; workman is standing on Newtonian platform. Mount Wilson Observatory. Two men are visible in the photograph, as is the hook and cable used in attaching the cage.
Image courtesy of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science Collection at the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Extent
1 8X10 print
Identifier
COPC 598
28595
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/897
Subject
Cassegrainian telescopes
Reflecting telescopes
Large astronomical telescopes
Hoisting machinery
Construction workers--United States
Scientists
Mount Wilson Observatory
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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