One of 41 bromide prints related to and showing va

Made:
1916-1918 in California, Mount Wilson and United States

One of 41 bromide prints related to and showing various stages in the construction of the Hooker 100-inch reflecting telescope at Mount Wilson, California. This view taken from the 150-foot Solar Tower Telescope shows wooden shuttering to support the casting of the concrete pillar of the telescope mounting.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1918-176/2
Materials:
card, complete, paper
type:
observatories
credit:
Mount Wilson Solar Observatory
status:
Permanent collection

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