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Title
8 roof sections of [Mer.?] Phot. Shelter ready to put in place. Feb. 25, 1899
Name/Creator
Harvard College Observatory, Cambridge, 
VIA ID
Digital Object
8 roof sections of [Mer.?] Phot. Shelter ready to put in place. Feb. 25, 1899
Location
Harvard University Archives; UAV 630.271 (Album 3, Page 38)
Creation Date
ca. 1896-1899
Form/Genre
still image

photographs

Category
Photographic images

Observatories

Harvard College Observatory Expedition: Boyden Station, Arequipa, Peru, 1889-1927

Note
General note: Joined by iron braces to be screwed to tops of wall sections. Joined also by two lengthwise strips near ridge and by narrow battens on outside of roof. Wooden braces used to further strengthen the ridge angle instead of the iron rods as suggested. Standing at doors of Bruce where carpenter had room to work..
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From the  Records of the Harvard College Observatory: Photographs : Album 3
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  Online inventory of the Records of the Harvard College Observatory : Photographs
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