Summary

This accession consists of the Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory (FLWO) website as it existed on March 17, 2020. FLWO is operated by the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics which is jointly administered by the Harvard College Observatory and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. It is located on Mount Hopkins near Amado, Arizona. The website includes information about its telescopes and other facilities as well as viewing conditions. It also includes a history of FLWO. Materials are in electronic format.

Subject

  • Harvard College Observatory
  • Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  • Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory
  • Mt. Hopkins Observatory

Notes

  • Electronic List in accession file.
  • Folder List in accession file.
  • For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

2020

Topic

  • Public relations
  • Astrophysics
  • Astronomical observatories
  • Telescopes
  • Museums
  • Web sites
  • Museums--Public relations

Place

Amado (Ariz.)

Form/Genre

  • Electronic records
  • Collection descriptions
  • Web sites

Local number

SIA Acc. 22-087

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