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Title
Construction workers standing on the completed base for the 40-inch telescope at Yerkes Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
1896 September
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Construction workers standing on the completed brick base of pier for the 40 inch telescope, Yerkes 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
Black and white photograph; 19 x 24.5 cm
Identifier
Yerkes Observatory #056
44164
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/85
Subject
Yerkes Observatory
Bases (Architecture)
Pedestals
Construction workers--United States
Portraits, Group
Portraits
Group portraits. (gmgpc)
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Williams Bay (Wis.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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