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Title
Yerkes Observatory, front facade
Date Created and/or Issued
1896-1897
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Front facade and steps of the Yerkes Observatory. Engraved in stone above the center arch is "Yerkes Observatory. University of Chicago".
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 cm
Identifier
Yerkes Observatory #042
44146
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/40
Subject
Yerkes Observatory
Facades
Astronomical observatories
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Williams Bay (Wis.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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