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Title
Construction site of a computer room addition at the base of the 150-foot tower telescope, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
5/3/1973
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Construction site of a computer room addition at the base of the 150-foot tower telescope, Mount Wilson Observatory. The steel framing for the new building is seen to the left of the tower's base. A pickup truck, and the head of an unidentified construction worker, are seen in the foreground. Trees are in the background, behind the framing.
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 150
28147
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/2292
Subject
Framing (Building)
Steel framing (Building)
Towers
Trucks
Construction workers--United States
Building--California--Photographs
Building construction--California--Mount Wilson
Building sites--California--Mount Wilson--Photographs
Buildings--California--Mount Wilson--Photographs
Trees
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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