140 Foot Construction

Bliss-RT-233.jpg

Description

Moving a portion of the 140 foot telescope shaft onto a rail car for transport from E.W. Bliss Company factory in Canton, Ohio, to Green Bank

Creator

Records of the NRAO

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Bliss-RT-233.jpg

Original Format of Digital Item

B&W print

Location

Start Date

1959

Photo Credit

Bliss photo courtesy of M. Popovich, NRAO/AUI/NSF

Photo Source

Mark Popovich

Notes

Estimated date. Bliss #RT-233. One of 9 B&W prints scanned from a set of 102. Contact the archivist for additional images.

Series

Photographs Series

Unit

140 Foot Telescope Unit

Subunit

140 Foot Construction Subunit

Range #

2A

Citation

Records of the NRAO, “140 Foot Construction,” NRAO/AUI Archives, accessed March 5, 2024, https://www.nrao.edu/archives/items/show/36945.