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Collection Edward H. Davis Collection
Object ID OP 15362-248
Type Print, Photographic
Other number 86:15900-1129
Medium Photographic Paper
Title Looking through opening in roof of dome with derrick for lifting steel plates in place, Oct. 4, 1937
Description (Documentary Artifact): One b/w photographic print of the interior of the Palomar Observatory, looking up through the opening in the roof of the dome. The derrick for lifting steel plates in place is visible.

Notes on verso of print:
OP 15362-248/ 86:15900-1129/ IN REF BOOK/ Looking through opening/ in roof of dome with derrick/ for lifting steel plates in place/ Oct 4 1937/ 965J/ [Stamped:] ED. H. DAVIS/ Mesa Grande, Calif.
Date October 4, 1937
Place USA/California/San Diego County/Palomar Mountain
Dimensions 3.25 x 5.75
Orig/copy Original
Copyright San Diego History Center
Photographer Davis, Edward H.
Subjects Astronomical observatories
Interiors
Domes
Roofs