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Title
Three Mayer brothers standing outside the Oscar Mayer Dome, Palomar Observatory
Date Created and/or Issued
10/23/1970
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
The three Mayer brothers standing outisde the Oscar Mayer Dome, Palomar Observatory, at the dedication of the 60-inch telescope. Oscar G. Meyer, Jr. is standing in the center. The three men are wearing suits, neckties and coats. The dedication plaque is seen on the wall between 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
Extent
1 4X5 B/W print; 1 4X5 film neg
Identifier
COPC 2241
30238
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/2250
Subject
Mayer, Oscar G., 1914-
Men--California--Palomar--Photographs
Palomar Observatory
Astronomical observatories
Signs and signboards
Buildings
Suits (Clothing)
Neckties
Coats
Eyeglasses
Group portraits. (gmgpc)
Portrait Photographs. (aat)
Photographic prints. (gmgpc)
Place
Palomar, Mount (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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