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published by the University of Chicago, Department of Physics
This web site is an image gallery of the Yerkes 40 inch refracting telescope--the largest refractor in the world. It includes views of the telescope, the machinery that turns it, and the observatory building. Links go to other parts of the Yerkes website.
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photo credit: Yerkes Observatory; image source This resource was a Physics To Go feature from July 16, 2007 until August 1, 2007. View the feature here!


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Restriction: © 2007
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Keywords: Yerkes, astronomy image, image gallery, refractor, telescope, virtual tour
Record Creator: Metadata instance created July 13, 2007 by Andrew Coughlin
Record Updated: Jul 13, 2007 by Ed Lee
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April 20, 1999
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(University of Chicago, Department of Physics, Chicago, 2007), WWW Document, (http://astro.uchicago.edu/vtour/40inch/).
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The 40-inch telescope from the inside., (University of Chicago, Department of Physics, Chicago, 2007), <http://astro.uchicago.edu/vtour/40inch/>.
APA Format
The 40-inch telescope from the inside.. (1999, April 20). Retrieved October 23, 2014, from University of Chicago, Department of Physics: http://astro.uchicago.edu/vtour/40inch/
Chicago Format
University of Chicago, Department of Physics. The 40-inch telescope from the inside.. Chicago: University of Chicago, Department of Physics, April 20, 1999. http://astro.uchicago.edu/vtour/40inch/ (accessed 23 October 2014).
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The 40-inch telescope from the inside.. Chicago: University of Chicago, Department of Physics, 2007. 20 Apr. 1999. 23 Oct. 2014 <http://astro.uchicago.edu/vtour/40inch/>.
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