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By Pamela S. Meyers Vintage Postcard of Yerkes Observatory Today many trees surround the structure It amazes me how.

The Observatory Class Telescope - This 20-inch diameter GPS-enabled telescope goes deep space. You’ll be able to watch the counter-rotation of the bands around Jupiter and see stellar winds in the Orion nebula. | Werd

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Photo of the Mount Wilson Observatory under construction in 1904. Courtesy of the William C. Barry Collection of Los Angeles .

Circa 1904 photo of the Mount Wilson Observatory under construction. Courtesy of…

The Island!

The Island!

The Maria Mitchell Observatory, c.1870s.  Croquet was popular at Vassar and was often played in front of the observatory.

The History of Physics and Astronomy at Vassar College - 150 Years, Vassar's Sesquicentennial - Vassar College

Most Amazing Observatories: Most beautiful houses in the world

Perhaps among all scientific buildings an observatory can be attributed to the most attractive and somewhat romantic.



Discover Yerkes Observatory in Williams Bay, Wisconsin: Home to the world's largest refracting telescope and the birthplace of modern astrophysics.

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New Perspectives offers original fine art photography by Larry A Brechner for decerning patrons in a wide variety of subject areas: nautical, lighthouses, scenic, figure studies, Nostalgic Structures

Angles, Machinist Square