Refracting telescope

The 15-inch refracting telescope ca. 1930. Note the observer´s ladder. Used to study astronomical objects under moderately high magnification. Canada Science and Technology Museum

Warner & Swasey Ltd., Cleveland, Ohio
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1903 - 1905
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