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Mount Wilson Observatory logbooks
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12 bound logbooks relating to the construction and use of the 60" and 100" telescopes at Mount Wilson Observatory.
The Mount Wilson 60" telescope began as a gift from George Ellery Hale's father, William Hale, in 1894. In 1904, funding to finish the project was obtained, and once built, it became one of the most prolific and important telescopes in astronomical history.
3 boxes (1.25 linear feet)
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