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24" Bruce in shop at Pittsburgh: 24 inch Bruce in shop at Pittsburgh

Creator/Contributor:
Harvard College Observatory, Cambridge, associated name, associated name
Creation Date:
1926 or 1927
Extent:
9 x 10 cm.
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
lantern slides
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Arequipa, Peru
telescopes
Notes:
General note: Title from ms. caption on label.
Subject: In November 1926 work began on the dismantling of the Arequipa observatory in preparation for its relocation to South Africa. In February 1927 the instruments, except for the Bruce telescope, were shipped to Bloemfontein. That telescope was sent to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for a new mounting. Later it also was transferred to South Africa.
Repository:
John G. Wolbach Library, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Record ID:
W419534_urn-3:FCOR.HCO:2641885
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork419534/urn-3:FCOR.HCO:2641885/catalog