SAO Laboratory at Table Mountain, CA

ID: 78-6580

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1925

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

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Summary

The exterior of the Laboratory building at Table Mountain, California observatory of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, c. 1925-1945. The ground is covered in snow and there is a man standing in front of the building. Table Mountain was closed in 1961.

Author

Unknown

Subject

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

There are several Table Mountain photographs in 7005/187/7

Contained within

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, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1925

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Mountains
  • Table Mountain, California
  • Observatories
  • Laboratories
  • Observing (field) stations
  • Laboratory Building (Table Mountain, California Observatory)
  • Mountains--California

Place

California

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

78-6580

Physical description

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

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