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Negative - Observer's Ladder & Chair, Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Victoria, circa 1880s Image Reg. No: MM 068175

Description Of Content:
Interior of Melbourne Observatory, seat mounted on ladder for telescope observations.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: astronomy, chairs, great melbourne telescope, ladders, observatories, telescopes
Themes this item is part of: Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Positional Astronomy at Melbourne Observatory, Weights & Measures at Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, Astrographic Catalogue, Transits of Venus, 1874 & 1882, Buildings at Melbourne Observatory, Star Observations & Personal Equation, Meteorology at Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1908, Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1944, Geodetic Survey of Victoria, 1858-1872
Primary Classification: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Research
Tertiary Classification: observational instruments
Format: Negative: Black & White
User: Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia


Barry Clark Posted on 14 Mar 2014 7:02 PM
This is not at Melb Obs. The dome interior looks like those at Sydney Obs.

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