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Title
Walther Mayer, Albert Einstein and Charles St. John at the coelostat, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
1931-01-29
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Walther Mayer, Albert Einstein, and Charles St. John at the coelostat at the top of the 150-foot tower telescope, Mount Wilson Observatory. The three men are wearing coats over their suits. The coelostat is in the foreground.
Image courtesy of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science Collection at the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
Type
image
Format
image/tiff
Identifier
COPC 2786
30783
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1547
Subject
Mayer, W. (Walther), b. 1887
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
St. John, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1857-1935
Astronomers
Scientists
Physicists
Coelostat
Astronomical instruments
Suits (Clothing)
Coats
Mount Wilson Observatory
Towers
Group portraits. (gmgpc)
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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