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Rubin Vera C3

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Rubin Vera C3

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Image title: 
Vera Rubin and K. Rudnicki on top of dome of 200-inch Palomar telescope
Credit line: 
AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Rubin Collection

Vera Rubin and K. Rudnicki on top of dome of 200-inch Palomar telescope. This was the first time a woman legally used the Palomar telescopes (Rubin used 48-inch Schmidt) and Rubin integrated the monastery.

Photo date: 
December 1965
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 6.5 x 4.5 inches)
Rubin, Vera C., 1928-