Radcliffe Observatory, Pretoria
Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence between Sir Richard Woolley and A.D. Thackeray of the Radcliffe Observatory, Pretoria, regarding the method of carrying out spectroscopic observations at the Radcliffe Observatory.
A letter from Richard Woolley to G.A. Harding regarding various matters relating to Harding's work at the Radcliffe Observatory, Pretoria.
Papers recording M. Dermody's work dismantling the Radcliffe Telescope in Pretoria and transporting it to Sutherland Cape. Includes two working diaries, loose leaf notes, and a list of 'Parts of the 74" telescope which should be inspected or repaired'.
Correspondence and other papers regarding computational work for the Radcliffe Observatory, Pretoria.
Correspondence and papers regarding the operation, supply and financing of the Radcliffe Observatory, Pretoria, including material on travel funds, papers on the allocation of telescope time, a list of published papers, items on the purchase of houses for the observers, a press notice on the Science Research Council assuming control, and details of delegated financial authority for the Radcliffe Observer.
Miscellaneous papers relating to the Radcliffe Observatory, Pretoria, including correspondence between Sir Richard Woolley, A.D. Thackeray and others regarding the position of staff and their security of employment when the Science Research Council took over responsibility for the Royal Greenwich Observatory. There is also an annual report for the year ending March 1968, and correspondence on symposia which Radcliffe employees wish to attend.
Sixty-one black and white photographs of the 74-inch reflector and building construction work at the Radcliffe Observatory, Pretoria. Most of the photographs are undated.
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