The Universe from Palomar [videorecording] / National Educational Television ; Bert Shapiro, producer and director.

Title: 
The Universe from Palomar [videorecording] / National Educational Television ; Bert Shapiro, producer and director.

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Publisher: 
[S.l.] : National Educational Television and Radio Center, c1967.
Description: 
1 videocassette (29 min.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videodisc (29 min.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Authors: 
Prowitt, David.
McCauley, George V., 1882-1976.
Shapiro, Bert.
National Educational Television and Radio Center.
Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center.
California Institute of Technology.
Palomar Observatory.
Mount Wilson Observatory.
Corning Glass Works.
Format of Material: 
Video
Bib ID: 
62885
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Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Universe from Palomar
Holdings Note: 
VHS
Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Universe from Palomar
Holdings Note: 
DVD Digitized Preservation Copy
Notes: 
Title from title frame.
Produced in cooperation with California Institute of Technology and the Mt. Wilson and Palomar Observatories.
David Prowitt, executive producer ; Morton Rosenfeld, editor.
Narrator, David Prowitt ; Dr. George McCauley, Corning Glass Works.
Discusses the history, concept, design, and installation of the Hale telescope which went into operation in 1948 on Palomar Mountain. The astronomical discoveries resulting from its use and probable future discoveries is also discussed. Of particular interest is the film footage of the manufacture of the mirrored disk at Corning Glass Works and the transportation of the same. Dr. George McCauley of Corning Glass Works describes the production.
VHS.
DVD.
Series: 
Spectrum