Current Location:
Section 26 (VS) -> Top Shelf (VS26)
Location Notes:
IDC; Vertical Storage; Section 26; Top Shelf

Mars from Carnegie Observatories

Artwork
Identifier:
2018.18.48a
Artist:
Carnegie Observatories
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
1909
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 9" Width: 10"
Note: Frame Dimensions: 13"h x 14"w
Historical Context:
Captured from the 60-inch telescope at the Mount Wilson Observatory above Pasadena and Altadena, California, this is one of the earliest images of Mars made through a telescope.