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Image of Delaware Country Club construction - 19 May 1998

Delaware Country Club construction - 19 May 1998

Landscaping for a golf course where the Ohio State University Radio Telescope was located south of Delaware.

Image of Delaware Country Club construction - 19 May 1998

Delaware Country Club construction - 19 May 1998

Landscaping for a golf course where the Ohio State University Radio Telescope was located south of Delaware.

Image of Delaware Country Club on U.S. 23 South Liberty Township -

Delaware Country Club on U.S. 23 South Liberty Township -

Delaware Country Club on U.S. 23 South Liberty Township

Image of Former home of the Big Ear - 11 May 1999

Former home of the Big Ear - 11 May 1999

Delaware County Club golf course landscaping, where the Ohio State University Radio Telescope "Big Ear" once stood

Image of Perkins Observatory - Delaware Country Club - and the Radio Telescope - 24 Sep 1979

Perkins Observatory - Delaware Country Club - and the Radio Telescope - 24 Sep 1979

Perkins Observatory, Delaware Country Club, and the Radio Telescope, South of Stratford. The observatory is named for Hiram Perkins, a professor of mathematics and astronomy at the Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio from 1857 to 1907. A devoutly religious Methodist and a man of deep convictions, he was also known as an uncompromising and demanding instructor. Perkins graduated from Ohio Wesleyan in 1857, just nine years after the university was founded. He was immediately offered a position on the faculty. Shortly thereafter he married Caroline Barkdull, a graduate from OWU’s Women’s College. In 1861 Perkins temporarily left OWU when the American Civil War began. He intended