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Dyson and Shapley at Oak Ridge Observatory
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AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Shapley Collection

Frank Dyson (left), the Astronomer Royal, and Harlow Shapley (right) at the corner stone laying for the telescope dome of the 61-inch Wyeth reflector at the Oak Ridge Observatory, Harvard, Massachusetts, 1932.

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3 photograpic prints (black and white; 8.5 x 7 inches, 6 x 5 inches, 9 x 7.5 inches)
Dyson, Frank Watson, 1868-1939
Shapley, Harlow, 1885-1972