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Title
Exterior view of Griffith Observatory
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1937
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
View of the Griffith Park observatory and planetarium with the Astronomers Monument, designed by Archibald Garner. Three or four people can be seen on the roof near the dome (left side) of the solar telescope. A couple of other people are on the ground to the front and left of the monument in this view from the north. The observatory was built in 1935. Architects: John C. Austin and Frederick M. Ashley.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00010374
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Parks-Griffith Park-Observatory.; S-005-457 4x5
CARL0000012284
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/84357
Subject
Griffith Observatory
Observatories--California--Los Angeles
Austin, John C. W.(John Corneby Wilson),1870-1963
Ashley, Frederick M
Garner, Archibald
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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