The journey to Palomar : America's first journey into space : a film

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  • Creator written, produced and directed by Todd and Robin Mason ; cinematography by Todd Mason ; edited by Todd and Robin Mason ; computer graphics, Todd Mason
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, [2008] ©2008
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
  • ISBNs 0793694906, 9780793694907
  • OCLC ocn276310297
  • Credits
    • Narrator, Maurice LaMarche

Summary

  • "George Ellery Hale's epic quest to unravel the secrets of the cosmos, culminating with the construction in the 1930s and '40s of his million-pound 'Glass Giant' of Palomar--the Hale 200-inch Telescope"--Container.

Notes

  • "Funded in part by the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation and others."
  • DVD; 2.0 stereo.
  • Closed-captioned.
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