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Title
Mount Wilson Observatory truck carrying mirror lens for the 100-inch telescope, Mount Wilson
Date Created and/or Issued
1916-09-08
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
Mount Wilson Observatory 3-ton truck on Mount Wilson, carrying 100-inch mirror cell; photo taken below 150-foot tower telescope; 100-inch telescope dome visible in background. The three (3) men on the truck are unidentified. Trees and shrubs are in the surrounding area.
Image courtesy of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science Collection at the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 8X10 print
Identifier
COPC 1346
29343
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1287
Subject
Mirrors
Trucks
Telescopes
Reflecting telescopes
Large astronomical telescopes
Men--California--Photographs
Mount Wilson Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Observatory domes
Trees
Shrubs
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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