The Palomar Tradition, 70th Anniversary Edition
Conceived of almost a century ago, Palomar Observatory was developed in the 30s and 40s, and became one of the most iconic, prominent, and recognizable scientific facilities of the 20th century. The Palomar Tradition booklet is written for a general audience, and provides a short and colorful introduction to the Observatory’s conception, history, important scientific discoveries, and prominent personalities to the present day. Whether a reminder of a Palomar visit or an introduction for a new enthusiast, this booklet will be a keepsake for years to come. With 18 pages and 54 full-color photographs and illustrations.
8.5" × 11" sixteen-page glossy booklet. English and Spanish. Preview here.
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