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Title
George Hale and Margaret Hale Scherer outside the Oscar G. Mayer memorial building, Palomar Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
10/23/1970
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
George Hale and Margaret Hale Scherer outside the Oscar G. Mayer memorial building at the dedication of the 60-inch telescope, Palomar Observatory. The observatory's door and plaque are seen behind them. Hale is wearing a suit and necktie; Scherer is wearing a plaid dress under her coat. Scherer is holding a handbag in her left hand.
Image courtesy of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science Collection at the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Extent
1 4X5 B/W print; 1 4X5 film neg; 1 8X10 print
Identifier
COPC 2181
30178
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/2187
Place
Palomar, Mount (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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