Abbot at Table Mountain, California

ID: 2003-19522

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c 1925

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7005 Box 187 Folder 7

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Dr. Charles Greeley Abbot (Secretary, 1928-1944) and two unidentified persons viewing site for Table Mountain Observatory in California. The Table Mountain Observatory was closed in 1961.


  • Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


There are several uncaptioned Table Mountain photographs with unidentified people in 7005/187/10

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7005 Box 187 Folder 7

Contact information

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


c 1925

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  • Observatories
  • Astrophysicists
  • Astrophysics
  • Field (Observing) Stations
  • Table Mountain, California
  • Astronomers
  • Astronomy


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

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Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 2.5w x 3.5h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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