Document type: DU Image
Collection: University of Denver Historical Photograph Collection  
 
Title University of Denver Chamberlin Observatory
Collection Title University of Denver Historical Photograph Collection
Date Created between 1894-1920
Description Exterior view of the University of Denver (DU) Chamberlin Observatory in Denver, Colorado. The observatory is on the National Register of Historic Places, and is named for Humphrey B. Chamberlin, a local land developer who donated $50,000 toward the project. The observatory was designed by Denver astronomer Herbert A. Howe, and the architect was Robert Sawyers Roeschlaub. Howe based the design on the Goodsell Observatory in Northfield, Minnesota. A dirt road and prairie grass are visible in the foreground.
Subject - Topic Built environment
College buildings
College campuses
Astronomy
Astronomical observatories
Subject - Corporate Name University of Denver. Chamberlin Observatory
Subject - Genre Exterior views
Subject - Geographic Denver (Colo.)
Colorado
Physical Note Stamped on back of photographic print: "University of Denver Archives." Written on back of photographic print: "Chamberlin Observatory."
Current ID U201.01.0017.0030.00013
Publisher University of Denver
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Language English
Type of Resource still image
Form Photographic prints
Extent 1 item, (photograph), 3 x 6 inches, black and white
Digital Origin Reformatted digital
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:55325
 
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