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ITEM — Box: 2, Folder: 107 Identifier: hsi, 00002

OBSERVERS PLATFORM / ASSEMBLY OF CARRIAGE / First made for Harvard Observatory / Begun J.R French 2-21-30 / Inspected [signature] / Approved [signature] / Scale 1" = 1ft 0" / GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. / River Works Dept Grounds & Bldgs. / LYNN, MASS., 1930 July 16

Scope and Contents

Telescope: 60" Rockefeller?, Observatory: Bloemfontein, Title: OBSERVERS PLATFORM / ASSEMBLY OF CARRIAGE / First made for Harvard Observatory / Begun J.R French 2-21-30 / Inspected [signature] / Approved [signature] / Scale 1" = 1ft 0" / GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. / River Works Dept Grounds & Bldgs. / LYNN, MASS., Designer/Draftsman Information from plan: Trudinger / Office / Henderson 3 / Prof. Gerrish , Maker/Designer: General Electric Company, , Draughtsman: J. R. French, Maker's Drawing No.: LF-1011243-9

Dates

  • 1930 July 16

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

blueprint

Conditions Governing Access

Appointment necessary to consult collection. Please contact chsi@fas.harvard.edu for further information.

Extent

1 Sheets

Physical Facet

Scale: 1 in = 1 ft

General note

Written note: S.O. 864384 Serial 124880 / L-8427 1/4. On right: index of parts used in blueprint. On back, in pencil: LF 1011243-9 / APPROVED WORKING PRINT / SUPERSEDES ALL PRINTS PRIOR TO AUG 11 - 1930 / APPROVED BY [signature] / 79-4.

Repository Details

Part of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Harvard University Repository

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