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The Story Of Palomar

Copyright 1948, Caltech. Picture and audio separate. There are two sets of picture masters, 4 reels each; another four reels are sound track only. Produced by E. Hoge and S. Zipser for Caltech. Feature film about the building and use of the 200" telescope. Includes footage of Hubble, Humason, Rule, Porter, Max Mason, John Anderson, Marcus Brown, DuBridge, Bowen and technicians working on mirror. With sky picture and animation sequences demonstrating how optical (reflecting) telescope works.


ID: 1994-00056

Creation Jan. 1, 1948 through Dec. 31, 1948

MEDIUM: Film; FORMAT: 16mm Color; LENGTH: 40 Minutes; QUANTITY: 12 Reels

Topics: Astronomy

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