Tag: Griffith Observatory
Planetarium_Los_Angeles_CA_1934_image

I was just browsing the USC image libraries when I came across the “Dick” Whittington Collection of images. In this collection are some really amazing black and white photos of the Griffith Observatory under construction in 1934. Have a look at a few more images inside.

I can’t believe I even found this online. One of my favorite things at the Griffith Observatory was this orange liquid-filled sphere that you spun to simulate the weather patterns of Jupiter. It was a small part of the entire Observatory exhibit but one that I liked so much that I wished they would sell […]