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Photograph - Observer's Ladder & Chair, circa 1880s Reg. No: MM 040177
- Observer's chair, for use in telescope observations. The location is unknown, but is not at Melbourne Observatory.
Photograph in a photograph album used at Melbourne Observatory, late 19th century. The photographs show the main Melbourne Observatory building, Great Melbourne Telescope, 8 inch transit telescope, recording equipment, observatories in other cities and countries, astronomers, astronomical photographs of sun and stars.
- Description Of Content:
- Observers chair, for use in telescope observations
|Tagged with:||astronomy, chairs, great melbourne telescope, ladders, observatories, telescopes|
|Themes this item is part of:||Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection|
|Tertiary Classification:||telescope components|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|