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|Genre/Form:||Charts, diagrams, etc|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John B Garver, Jr.; Richard J Darley; John F Shupe; John F Dorr; Bob Pratt; Charles F Case; National Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Division.
|Notes:||The 6 separately numbered diagrams included in the universe portion are designed with grids, measured in light years, to show progressively larger volumes of space entitled "Sun and near planets," "Sun's neighbors," "Milky Way Galaxy," "Local group," "Local supercluster," and "Known universe." Three of the 8 separately numbered ill. included in the sky survey portion are ill. and maps showing the orientation and location of sky survey photos. of part of the Orion Constellation; 2 of the ill. are reproductions of sky survey photos.; and 3 of the ill. are photographic enlargements of smaller areas covered by the sky photos., including the Horsehead Nebula.
|Description:||6 diagrams and 8 illustrations on 1 sheet : both sides, some color ; sheet 58 x 87 cm|
|Cartographic Mathematical Data:||Scale not given.|
|Contents:||On verso: National Geographic --
Palomar sky survey charting the heavens.
|Other Titles:||National Geographic--Palomar sky survey charting the heavens.|
|Responsibility:||produced by the Cartographic Division, National Geographic Society ; John B. Garver, chief cartographer ; Richard J. Darley, senior associate chief ; John F. Shupe, associate chief ; design, John F. Dorr, Bob Pratt ; compilation, Charles F. Case ; research, Lesley B. Rogers ; text, Alice J. Hall, Kenneth F. Weaver ; art, Lloyd K. Townsend ; principal consultants, George O. Abell, Herbert Friedman.|