Installation of Multiple Mirror Telescope

ID: SIA RU000371 [94-8333]

Creator: Cornell, James

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1978

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: June 1978, Image No. 94-8333

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Summary

Building contractors install special insulated panels around the Multiple Mirror Telescope's observing chamber at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory building located on top of Mt. Hopkins, Arizona.

Subject

  • Mt. Hopkins Observatory
  • Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

Notes

Featured in the "Torch," June 1978.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: June 1978, Image No. 94-8333

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

1978

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Topic

  • Observatories
  • Astronomical observatories

Place

Arizona

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [94-8333]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 5 x 4;

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