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Title
Blueprint for the 60-inch reflecting telescope and dome, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1910
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Blueprint for the 60-inch telescope and dome, Mount Wilson Observatory. The information in the lower right-hand of the blueprint reads:"60 Inch Reflector, Telescope, Dome and Building, Designer - G.W. Ritchey, Solar Observatory, Pasadena, Calif.". The scale is given below, in feet.
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 363
28360
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/616
Subject
Blueprints
Engineering drawings
Astronomical observatories
Observatory domes
Telescopes
Reflecting telescopes
Mount Wilson Observatory
Drawings. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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