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Title
Floyd Day polishing the Palomar Observatory 60-inch telescope mirror, Pasadena
Date Created and/or Issued
5/1969
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Floyd Day polishing the Palomar Observatory 60-inch telescope mirror in the Santa Barbara Street shop, Pasadena. Day is seated on a chair near the mirror. The polishing machine is seen above the mirror, in front of Day.
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 film neg; 1 8X10 print
Identifier
COPC 2173
30170
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/2072
Subject
Day, Floyd
Machinists
Mirrors
Grinding and polishing
Chairs
Machine shops
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Pasadena (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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