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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. Hale, on the left, is wearing a suit and necktie. Mrs. Scherer is standing to his left, and is wearing a plaid skirt under her coat. The door and windows of the observatory building are seen behind them.
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 2183
30180
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/2190
Subject
Hale, George
Scherer, Margaret Hale
Palomar Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Buildings--California--Palomar--Photographs
Suits (Clothing)
Neckties
Dresses
Coats
Doors
Windows
Signs and signboards
Stairs
Group portraits. (gmgpc)
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Palomar, Mount (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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