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Astronomical Society of the Pacific

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Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

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Correspondence on Bruce Medal nominations, 1934 - 1936

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/120
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Correspondence between the Astronomer Royal and the Astronomical Society of the Pacific regarding the nomination of astronomers for the Bruce Medal.

Dates: 1934 - 1936
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Correspondence with societies, 1900 - 1937

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/116
Scope and Contents (1) Correspondence with miscellaneous societies, 1900-1923, including the British Astronomical Association, regarding lectures for 1917; Royal Geographical Society, regarding a geodetic survey, 1923; Optical Convention, regarding a visit to the Royal Observatory, schedules, agenda, etc., 1912; and the Optical Society, regarding the Optical Standards Committee and the Optical Convention, 1900-1904.(2) Correspondence with miscellaneous societies, 1913-1916, including the Mexican...
Dates: 1900 - 1937
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General correspondence 'A', 1965-11 - 1967-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/10
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General correspondence with, among others, the Australian National University, the Athenaeum Club, the Carnegie Institute, Associated Television Ltd, the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, and the Australian Academy of Science. The subjects include a building society account and Allhallows School, near Lyme Regis.

Dates: 1965-11 - 1967-06
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General correspondence 'A', 1967-07 - 1969-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/15
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General correspondence with, among others, the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, the Cambridge University Mathematical Society ('The Archimedeans'), the Athenaeum Club, various amateur societies, various schools, the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science, the Australian Academy of Science, and the University of Adelaide. The subjects include the Catharine Wolfe Bruce Gold Medal, talks and lectures, and building society accounts.

Dates: 1967-07 - 1969-07
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Papers on societies and institutions, 1893 - 1914

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/224
Scope and Contents Correspondence with the Secretary of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1897-1914, concerning the award of the Bruce Gold Medal to Simon Newcomb, 1898; Arthur Auwers, 1899; David Gill, 1900; G.V. Schiaparelli, 1902; William Huggins, 1904; W.C. Vogel, 1906; E.C. Pickering, 1908; G.W. Hill, 1909; J.H. Poincaré, 1911; J.C. Kapteyn, 1913; and O. Backlund, 1914.Correspondence and papers relating to the Optical Society, 1905-1910, including notices of meetings, lists of members and...
Dates: 1893 - 1914
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Personal correspondence, 1945 - 1952

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/526
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of H. Spencer Jones concerning visits, awards, lectures, manuscripts, articles and book reviews, with related papers, including the following items:Correspondence with the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1948-1949.Correspondence with the National Physical Laboratory, the Mount Wilson and Palomar Observatories, the B.B.C., the Royal Society, Sir David Brunt and Dr Bart Bok, 1949-1952.Correspondence with F. Hoyle, Dr R.A. Lyttleton,...
Dates: 1945 - 1952
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Personal correspondence, 1956 - 1957

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/528
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of Richard Woolley concerning committees, visits, lectures, awards, prize-givings and book reviews. The correspondents include Sir Edward Appleton; J.R.A. McMillan; H. Brück; W. Buscombe; S. Chapman; P. Du Val; Sir F. Dreyer; O.J. Eggen; G.M. Sisson; M.J. Fenn; Dr Fricke; Dr Gascoigne; Dr Hogg; W. Heintz; the Astronomical Society of Glasgow; the Radio Society of Great Britain; the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh; the Royal Society of Edinburgh; the English Speaking...
Dates: 1956 - 1957
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Personal correspondence, A-H, 1959 - 1960

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/910
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of Sir Richard Woolley regarding invitations, awards, lectures, committees, dinners and other subjects. There is correspondence with newspapers and magazines concerning books and articles; with tradesmen, banks and insurance companies; with individuals, including Dr Atkinson, Sir Edward Appleton, Sir Allen Brown at Australia House, G. de Beer, Professor Bondi, K. St. B. Collins, Sir N. Cooper-Key M.P., Sir John Carroll, Sir Durnford Slater, Sir H. Spencer Jones,...
Dates: 1959 - 1960
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Personal correspondence, A-H, 1960 - 1961

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/911
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of Sir Richard Woolley regarding invitations, awards, lectures, committees, dinners and other subjects. There is correspondence with magazines concerning articles and books; with tradesmen, banks and insurance companies; with various societies, universities, schools, observatories and other institutions; and with individuals. The correspondents include J.B. Alexander; Dr Atkinson; the Astronomical Society of the Pacific; Allhallows School; Sir William Boreman's...
Dates: 1960 - 1961
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Personal correspondence, A-H, 1962 - 1963

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/912
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of Sir Richard Woolley regarding invitations, awards, lectures, committees, dinners and other subjects. There is correspondence with magazines concerning books and articles; with tradesmen, banks and insurance companies; with various societies, universities, schools, observatories and other institutions; and with individuals. The correspondents include Lady Astor; V. Arangio-Ruiz; Dr Atkinson; Professor Cherry; J.B. Alexander; Colonel Sir Tufton Beamish; Professor...
Dates: 1962 - 1963
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Personal correspondence, A-H, 1963 - 1964

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/914
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of Sir Richard Woolley regarding invitations, awards, lectures, committees, dinners and other subjects. There is correspondence with magazines and publishers concerning books and articles; with tradesmen, banks and insurance companies; with various societies, universities, schools, observatories and other institutions; and with various individuals. The correspondents include Dr Atkinson; Professor Blaauw, Groningen; E.M. Burbidge; O.J. Eggen, Palomar; Dr Farrukh,...
Dates: 1963 - 1964

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