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Historic Films compilation: McGregor Tower Dome; Clarkston swimming & Pete moon; 50 Foot Tower; Leo Goldberg's Picture of Portage Lake & Harry Hulbert, 1949

Footage of the construction of the observatory. Includes: Placing dome on McGregor Tower [1940][D.O. no. 272]; Clarkston swimming & Pete moon [1928] [D.O. no. 273]; 50 Foot Tower [undated] [D.O.…

From  djpillen on April 24th, 2020

Untitled phonograph [D.O. no. 262] [Side 2]

A recording of a humming noise. [Side 2: T 1-2].

From  djpillen on October 2nd, 2019

Untitled phonograph [D.O. no. 261] [Side 2]

A recording of a humming noise. [Side 2: H 1-2].

From  djpillen on October 2nd, 2019

Untitled phonograph [D.O. no. 262] [Side 1]

A recording of a humming noise. [Side 1: S 1-2].

From  djpillen on October 2nd, 2019

Untitled phonograph [D.O. no. 261] [Side 1]

A recording of a humming noise. [Side 1: F 1-20].

From  djpillen on October 2nd, 2019

Code Test, 8-7-6-5-4-3 WPM [D.O. no. 260] [Side 1 - No Side 2]

Code Test, 8-7-6-5-4-3 WPM [D.O. no. 260].

From  djpillen on October 2nd, 2019

Code Aptitude Test recorded by J. F. Cline [D.O. no. 259] [Side 1 - No Side 2]

Code Aptitude Test recorded by J. F. Cline [D.O. no. 259].

From  djpillen on October 2nd, 2019

Rededication of the Detroit Observatory [Side 2]

Recording of the rededication ceremony for the Detroit Observatory at the University of Michigan on May 21, 1999 continued. Opening remarks by Patricia (Sandy) Whitesell, Director and Curator of the…

From  djpillen on October 12th, 2018

Michigan Public Radio Interview, Patricia S. Whitesell [Side 2]

(WUOM) Michigan Radio broadcast of NPR news for August 9, 1999. Broadast includes a very short interview (min 19:11) with Patricia S. Whitesell about the Detroit Observatory at the University of…

From  djpillen on October 12th, 2018

Rededication of the Detroit Observatory [Side 1]

Recording of the rededication ceremony for the Detroit Observatory at the University of Michigan on May 21, 1999. Opening remarks by Patricia (Sandy) Whitesell, Director and Curator of the Detroit…

From  djpillen on October 12th, 2018

Michigan Public Radio Interview with Patricia S. Whitesell about Detroit Observatory Restoration [Side 1; no Side 2]

Patricia S. Whitesell, Director and Curator of the Detroit Observatory on Michigan Public Radio program discussing the history and restoration of the Detroit Observatory, spring 1995.

From  djpillen on October 12th, 2018

Michigan Public Radio Interview, Patricia S. Whitesell [Side 1]

(WUOM) Michigan Radio broadcast of NPR news for August 9, 1999. Broadast includes a very short interview (min 6:10) with Patricia S. Whitesell about the Detroit Observatory at the University of…

From  djpillen on October 12th, 2018

Oral History of Freeman D. Miller [Side 1; no Side 2]

Oral history with Freeman D. Miller, Professor Emeritus of Astronomy at the University of Michigan and former Acting Director of the Detroit Observatory, conducted at the Detroit Observatory on April…

From  djpillen on October 12th, 2018