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Title Work

Title No: 19190

Title: Realm of the galaxies

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film

Date: 1960 (Release)

Original Summary:
"Dr. Allan R. Sandage, professor of astronomy at the California Institute of Technology, explores the far reaches of space, using the gigantic 200-inch telescope on Palomar Mountain. Traces the study to determine the distance to the galaxy M33 in the constellation of Triangulum, in order to redetermine the size, shape, and age of the entire universe. Shows the photographic and photometric observations made over a period of two nights." - Summary from Worldcat.

Part of the "Horizons of Science" series. 

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 19 min 

Genres: Educational

Subjects: Milky Way

Executive ProducerButterfield, Alfred
Production CompanyEducational Testing Service
Distribution CompanyEducational Testing Service
DirectorShapiro, Bert
ProducerShapiro, Bert

Items x1

19190-1Safety Film : Viewing print 

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4819St. Louis Public Schools educational film library