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The First 100 Years

  • Building the walls - 1925

    • Duffield collection
  • Polar telescope used for seeing measurements

    • Mt Stromlo Observatory - General views
  • The Oddie after the 2003 firestorm

    • The 9" Oddie refractor, 188?-2003
  • Solar Observatory Basement

    • The Commonwealth Solar Observatory building a…
  • Heliostat - 1994

    • The Commonwealth Solar Telescope
  • The 6" Farnham refractor

    • The 6" Farnham refractor
  • Richard Woolley and Jim Banham inspecting optical and mechanical components, optical munitions factory, 1944

    • Workshops and computer labs
  • A series of images from Hermann Wehner, showing the telescope in its original state, before re-engineering in the 1970s

    • The 30" Reynolds reflector, 1917-2003
  • 1952?

    • The 50" Great Melbourne Telescope, 1868-…