[Removal of 200" disk from Glass Observatory on Centerway Square in Corning, NY] [picture].

Title: 
[Removal of 200" disk from Glass Observatory on Centerway Square in Corning, NY] [picture].
Publisher: 
1951.
Description: 
1 photo : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Format of Material: 
Photographs
Bib ID: 
117590
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 13, Bay 6, Shelf 3, George V. McCauley papers, Box 5
Variant Title: 
Removal of 200 inch disk
Notes: 
Photograph is of deconstruction of Glass Observatory and Museum on Centerway Square revealing 200" inch disk formerly inside display. Four men are seen working while various groups of onlookers observe. In the background is Centerway Bridge.
"11186" -- penciled in on upper right corner of verso.
"Photography Department, Corning Glass Works, Corning, N.Y." -- stamped in blue on lower left corner of verso.
This item is part of the George V. McCauley papers.
George V. McCauley papers
Sent to photography October 2010 to be photographed for exhibition titled "Mirror to Discovery: The 200-inch Disk and the Hale Reflecting Telescope at Palomar" (Photography no. 1000101814).
Displayed in the exhibition titled "Mirror to Discovery: The 200-inch Disk and the Hale Reflecting Telescope at Palomar" held at the Rakow Research Library from January 10-October 30, 2011.
A reproduction made from a digital image of this item was displayed in the exhibition titled "Mirror to Discovery" held at the National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK, May 31-September 9, 2012.
Contributed to New York Heritage Digital Collections in the collection "Pouring the 200 inch disk at Corning Glass Works".
Contributed in 2017 to the Digital Public Library of America in the collection "Pouring the 200 inch disk at Corning Glass Works".
Displayed in the exhibition 'Curious and Curioser: Surprising Finds from the Rakow Library', held at the Rakow Research Library, July 6, 2018 through October 5, 2018.