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Title
Truck transporting the lower section of the 100-inch telescope tube nearly off the road, Mount Wilson
Date Created and/or Issued
1916-10-29
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Lower section of 100-inch telescope tube on truck on Mt. Wilson toll road; road has given way under rear wheel and truck is precariously tipped. Shrubs cover the surrounding hillside.
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 film neg
Identifier
COPC 548
28545
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1434
Subject
Trucks
Tubes
Steel, Structural
Mountain roads
Dirt roads
Shrubs
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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