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Title
100-inch mirror apporaching Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
7/1917
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
100-inch mirror on a truck nearing Mount Wilson Observatory; the 100-inch dome is visible in the background. Three unidentified men ride in the truck carrying the uncovered 100-inch telescope mirror. Trees are in the area between the truck and the 100-inch telescope dome.
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 film neg; 1 8X10 print
Identifier
COPC 584
28581
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1476
Subject
Mirrors
Trucks
Mount Wilson Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Observatories
Observatory domes
Dirt roads
Mountain roads
Trees
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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