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Smith, Douglas L. (2006) Picture This. Engineering and Science, 69 (4). pp. 20-31. ISSN 0013-7812 http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechES:69.4.Picture

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Abstract

Los Angeles's newly reopened Griffith Observatory features the largest astronomical image ever made-a 152-foot wall of galaxies, rendered for the ages in porcelain enamel. But the journey from Palomar to porcelain was a long one.


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