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Title
A crowd surrounding the lower section of the 100-inch telescope tube, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
1916-10-29
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
A crowd surrounding the lower section of the 10-inch telescope tube, Mount Wilson Observatory. The tube section is loaded on the back fo a truck, which is surrounded by men and one woman, seated next to the driver.A portion of the observatory building is seen in the bacground; a portion of an exterior balcony and stairs can be seen jsut above the top of the tube section. Trees are in the background at the far right.
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 547
28544
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1433
Subject
Tubes
Steel, Structural
Trucks
Crowds
Men--California--Mount Wilson--Photographs
Women--California--Mount Wilson--Photographs
Mount Wilson Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Observatories
Balconies
Stairs
Trees
Group portraits. (gmgpc)
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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