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Title
New dome and closed shutter of the 10-inch telescope building, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
7/22/1931
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
New dome and closed shutter of the 10-inch telescope building, Mount Wilson Observatory. A wooden plateform and scaffolding are still adjacent to the building. Trees 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 872
28869
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/1632
Subject
Observatory domes
Roofs
Platforms
Scaffolding
Mount Wilson Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Trees
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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