photograph of the moon

photograph of the moon

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8" x 10" glass negative image of the moon probably taken at the Lick Observatory. A handwritten note reads "1895 Aug. 7, 14h 21m 53s-54s, P.S.T., ALC, CDP. Aperture 15 inches, Age 17d 5h."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph of the moon
Measurements
overall: 11 3/4 in x 13 3/4 in x 1/4 in; 29.845 cm x 34.925 cm x.635 cm
ID Number
1996.0321.09
catalog number
1996.0321.09
accession number
1996.0321
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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