Observatory

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Title

Observatory

Description

Next to Curly Court you will see what remains of the Astronomical Observatory. The observatory was built in 1890 and it stood as the highest point on campus when it was built. Its dome was 15 feet in diameter, and it was equipped with a telescope with a 9 inch aperture.

Date

ca. 1911

Citation

“Observatory,” Digital Exhibits, accessed October 17, 2021, https://cuexhibits.wrlc.org/items/show/608.

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