Mount Stromlo Observatory, Australia
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence regarding Commonwealth observatories, including those at Perth and Mount Stromlo, with other material, including photographs.
Correspondence regarding the 150-inch telescope for Australia, including correspondence with Dr Bart J. Bok; reports on meetings; estimates; reports on United Kingdom participation; and correspondence with the Kitt Peak and Mount Stromlo Observatories, Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd, the Advisory Council on Scientific Policy and the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.
Correspondence regarding the loan of Royal Greenwich Observatory equipment and items of interest, including a model of the Isaac Newton Telescope, to various bodies and institutions, including the British Museum, Mount Stromlo Observatory and Imperial College.
A letter from B.E.J. Pagel to Sir Richard Woolley regarding the proposed observations of the star 3651 and concerning the progress of Pagel's observing programme at the Mount Stromlo Observatory.
Correspondence and memoranda regarding the 74-inch telescope for Australia, including a draft order form from the Commonwealth of Australia to Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd, 1948, ordering a 74-inch reflecting telescope for installation at the Mount Stromlo Observatory, Canberra.
Photographs of the Mount Bingar Field Station of the Mount Stromlo Observatory and of a fishing party in the moat of Herstmonceux Castle.