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Title
Albert Einstein, Walther Mayer and Walter Adams on the catwalk of the 100-inch telescope dome, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
1/29/1931
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
(Left to right): Albert Einstein, Walther Mayer, and Walter Adams on the catwalk of the 100-inch telescope dome, Mount Wilson Observatory. The three men are wearing suits. The catwalk is the exterior balcony that runs around the outside of the dome. Trees are seen in the background.
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 4X5 B/W print; 1 8X10 print
Identifier
COPC 2793
30790
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1554
Subject
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
Mayer, W. (Walther), b. 1887
Adams, Walter S. (Walter Sydney), 1876-1956
Astronomers
Physicists
Scientists
Suits (Clothing)
Mount Wilson Observatory
Observatories
Balconies
Trees
Group portraits. (gmgpc)
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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