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Title
George Hale and Margaret Hale Scherer standing 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 standing outside the Oscar G. Mayer memorial building at the dedication of the 60-inch telescope, Palomar Observatory. The observatory's door adn windows are seen behind them. Hale is wearing a suit and necktie; Scherer is wearing a plaid skirt or dress under her coat. They are standing on concrete stairs in front of the observatory's door.
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 2182
30179
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/2188
Subject
Hale, George
Scherer, Margaret Hale
Palomar Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Buildings--California--Palomar--Photographs
Doors
Doorways
Windows
Suits (Clothing)
Neckties
Dresses
Coats
Stairs
Group portraits. (gmgpc)
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Palomar, Mount (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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