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Title
Attaching the cassegrain cage to the Hooker 100-inch 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
Attaching the cassegrain cage to the 100-inch telescope tube as seen from the mezzanine; workman is standing on the cage itself. The observatory dome opening is visible at top.
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 599
28596
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/898
Subject
Cassegrainian telescopes
Reflecting telescopes
Large astronomical telescopes
Construction workers--United States
Astronomical observatories
Observatory domes
Mount Wilson Observatory
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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