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Hotel Shots

Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Upatnieks, Juris; Leith, Emmett N.
Date made: 1960
Materials: laser transmission; glass
Measurements: 5 in x 4 in
Nomenclature: scientific/historical
Classification: holograms

2 pictures are visible on the right side of the glass: at bottom near foreground is an image of a thick stone wall with an arched opening guarded by a soldier; above and slightly more in the background is a photo of a 1960's-era hotel room; mirrors used in original holographic table setup are visible in the lefthand side of glass; "Aluminum tape wrapped with (broken) cover glass" (from Leith's notes; from sheet `Materials collected on 5/19/93 by S.A. Benton, at Ann Arbor,' which can be found in the accession file for the accession number above).


Gift of Emmett Leith