Interior of Meeanee Observatory, Napier

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A photograph of the interior of Meeanee Observatory.

The photograph is featured on the front of an album of the Meeanee Observatory, Napier depicting astronomical photographs. The photograph illustrates the telescope housed in the observatory dome with steps leading up to the viewing platform. The observatory was opened in July 1907.

The photographer may have been Charles M Hector.
Date, 1907.
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Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on the front of a book of red card.
Height x Width: 81 x 65mm
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Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15597
Other number(s)
m2008/62, 15597, 78227

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