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Title
Attaching the cassegrain cage to a crane, to attached it to the Hooker 100-inch telescope, Mount Wilson Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1930
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Attaching cassegrain cage of the Hooker 100-inch telescope to crane in order to put onto the telescope tube. Mount Wilson Observatory.
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 8X10 print
Identifier
COPC 596
28593
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/895
Subject
Hoisting machinery
Cassegrainian telescopes
Reflecting telescopes
Large astronomical telescopes
Scientists
Astronomical observatories
Mount Wilson Observatory
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Mount Wilson (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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