Swasey Observatory - Looking Back

Classic photos of Swasey Observatory spanning the 20th Century.
Some classic photos of Swasey Observatory spanning the 20th Century.View Photos
Classic photos of Swasey Observatory spanning the 20th Century.
Classic photos of Swasey Observatory spanning the 20th Century.

The 1909 observatory first stood like a white marble temple of science on the ridge of College Hill, at a time when chapel walk was still a dirt path.

Students in the 1960s studied astronomy in its classroom and library, and stargazed under the observatory's original copper dome.

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Some classic photos of Swasey Observatory spanning the 20th Century.