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Photograph of Mt. Hamilton Stage Co. at Lick Observatory, circa 1890. The stage transported thousands of tourists to the Lick Observatory every year. The 28 mile winding road was three and a half to four hours ride each way. The dome on the left...
Astronomical Observatories; Ricard, Jerome S., 1850-1930; Mead, L. A.; Astronomical Clocks; University of Santa Clara
From caption on back of photograph: "Rev. Jerome S. Ricard, S. J. and Mr. L. A. Mead examine the Grimshaw and Baxter Clock (after Mead) at the time of its installation in the Ricard Observatory, 1929."