Andrew Kramer at Work at Astrophysical Observatory

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An older Andrew Kramer, who was the instrument maker at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory from 1892 to 1953, busy at work in his workshop.


  • Kramer, Andrew
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7005, Box 186, Folder 4

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


c. 1940s

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  • Craftsmen
  • Observatories
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • Instrument making
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Workshops
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

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Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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