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Title
The 100-inch telescope, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
2/1953
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
The 100-inch telescope, Mount Wilson Observatory. Several unidentified men are seen standing near the base of the telescope; one man sits on part of the fork, near the cage. The interior balcony and interior walls of the observatory are seen in the background.
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 652
28649
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1697
Subject
Telescopes
Reflecting telescopes
Large astronomical telescopes
Astronomical instruments
Optical instruments
Men--California--Mount Wilson--Photographs
Mount Wilson Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Interiors
Balconies
Interior walls
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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