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Drawing of Jupiter
Pencil sketch of the planet Jupiter.
Harris House with Smaller Observatory
Black and white photograph of Harris House with Professor Smith's small observatory visible in the rear.
Hobart College Observatory with Open Dome
Cyanotype photograph of the college observatory. The dome is open, with the end of the telescope visible. A man is sitting on the second floor balcony.
View from Hobart College
Black and white photograph of the view from Geneva Hall looking south-west. The observatory, which was built in 1870, can be seen behind the clump of trees in the center of the photograph.
Hobart College from Jay Street
Sepia-toned photograph of Hobart College campus taken from near Jay Street. The observatory can be seen on the left.
Hobart College from St. Clair Street
Black and white photograph of Hobart College campus taken from St. Clair Street. A man is leaning on a fence in the foreground, and the observatory is visible in the midground.
Hobart College from Pulteney Street
Black and white photograph of Hobart College campus taken from Pulteney Street. A man can be seen walking near the observatory in the midground.
Black and white photograph of Christopher Perkin '95 wearing a jacket and tie.
Leslie Hebb installs new telescope
Color photograph of Professor Leslie Hebb mounting the new telescope in the Richard S. Perkin Observatory.