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Astronomers Monument, Griffith Observatory
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Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
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Federal Writers' Project
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Northeastern view of the Astronomers Monument, located on the front lawn of Griffith Observatory. Around the monument, designed by Archibald Garner, are the likenesses of 6 astronomers: Hipparchus, Copernicus, Galileo, Kepler, Newton and Herschel. September 13, 1937.
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Photographic prints
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 1537 4x5
Griffith Observatory
Astronomers--Statues--California--Los Angeles
Observatories--California--Los Angeles
Mountains--California, Southern
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)
Garner, Archibald

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