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Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

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Correspondence on computers, 1882 - 1912

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/132
Scope and Contents Letter from the Secretary of the Admiralty regarding an explosion in the Chronometer Room and injuries to W. Bartlett, 1901.Letter from the Astronomer Royal concerning compensation for a computer, 1901.Letter from a group of computers regarding the Civil Service examinations, 1901.Printed notice, lists, conditions, etc., for clerkship examinations in the Civil Service, 1906.Letter from a group of computers regarding unsatisfactory conditions, with a reply from...
Dates: 1882 - 1912
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Correspondence on secondment, 1966 - 1968

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/811
Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding secondment from the Civil Service to the Science Research Council, including contracts of employment for staff transferred to the S.R.C.

Dates: 1966 - 1968
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Correspondence on the Fulton Report, 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 12/21
Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the Fulton Report into the structure and organisation of the Civil Service, including copies of the report and subsequent documents.

Dates: 1965
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Papers on computers, 1881 - 1893

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/133
Scope and Contents (1) Papers concerning supernumerary computers:Letter from computers regarding an increase in salary, with a reply from Sir George Airy and a letter from Airy to Christie on this matter, 1881.Letter from Mr Greengrass regarding a letter to be sent to the Admiralty concerning computers and the Civil Service examinations, with a reply from Christie giving the reason why the letter was not forwarded, 1881.Letter from Mr Greengrass regarding improved conditions and...
Dates: 1881 - 1893
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Papers on recruitment, 1963

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/810
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers regarding non-industrial staff recruitment to the Royal Greenwich Observatory. The early papers relate to Civil Service practice; the later material concerns the Science Research Council. There are papers concerning graduate entry, competitions (both open and closed) and general local recruitment. The letters include correspondence with the local press regarding advertisements.

Dates: 1963
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Papers on the Civil Service Benevolent Fund, 1938 - 1946

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/20
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and subscription collecting forms relating to the Civil Service Benevolent Fund.

Dates: 1938 - 1946
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Papers on the Official Secrets Acts, 1964 - 1968

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/719
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers concerning the Official Secrets Acts with regard to how they affect the staff of the Royal Greenwich Observatory, including Civil Service transfers to the Science Research Council. There is correspondence on the supply of classified documents and their storage, material on the classification and clearance of staff, and advice to staff travelling to Iron Curtain countries.

Dates: 1964 - 1968
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Papers on the Savings Scheme, 1963 - 1967

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/860
Scope and Contents

Certificates, receipts and official returns to the Principal Director of Accounts, Admiralty, relating to the Civil Service Voluntary Savings Scheme, 1963-1967, and further correspondence and memoranda regarding the scheme, 1963-1966.

Dates: 1963 - 1967