Struve Telescope Construction, mid-1930s

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Workers at Warner & Swasey Company in Cleveland put the finishing touches on the polar axis and driving gear of the 82-inch telescope (later re-named the Otto Struve Telescope) destined for McDonald Observatory. Photo courtesy Warner & Swasey Company.

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