Skip to main content

Einstein Film Footage

Identifier: 1989-00141

Content Description

The video is a composite of several different film segments: 1) With sound; taken by Frank Capra at Mt. Wilson: Einstein & 2 others come down the sun tower on an outside lift. Talk re construction and 100" reflector with Hubble. Einstein looks in telescope. 2) Views of Pasadena, Athenaeum exterior, wind tunnel exterior. 3) Leaving Athenaeum & walking on Olive Walk: R. Tolman, W. Mayer, Einstein. Outdoor gathering: ?Von Karman's house? On a boat with Tolman, Paul Epstein, etc. 4) Einstein with adults & children. Girl with ringlets. Athenaeum.

Restrictions Apply



  • 1931-01-01



1 unspecified containers : MEDIUM: Video Tape, DVD (video); FORMAT: 1” Duplicating master, 3/4” master, Beta SP NTSC (2), Beta SP PAL, VHS; LENGTH: from 8’30” to 10’