Orson Pratt Observatory p.1

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Title Orson Pratt Observatory p.1
Collection Utah State Historical Society Classified Photo Collection
File Name 39222001564983
Photo Number 07093
Publisher Utah State Historical Society
Subject Galleries & museums; Astronomers; Astronomy
Person Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881
Spatial Coverage Utah; Salt Lake County; Salt Lake City
Comment Image shows the Orson Pratt Astronomical observatory built for computing time in 1871. It was located on the south east corner of Temple Square. The slots on the roof (closed in photo) offered a full view of the sky when opened. The stone base is still there.
Rights Management Digital Image (c) 2008 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Relation Classified Photo Collection, 727 Schools and Libraries
Source Format Paper print
Source Size 6.5 inches x 4 inches
Source Donors Art Work of Utah (1896)
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation scanned 800dpi
Scanned By Karl Nicholson and Earl Hindley, USHS
ARK ark:/87278/s6nv9s8j
Setname dha_cp
Date Created 2008-07-16
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 436521
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6nv9s8j