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Smart, William Marshall, 1889 - 1975 (astronomer)

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Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

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Correspondence on Redman's report, 1954-03-03 - 1954-04-04

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 37/80
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Royal Society notices of meetings of the British National Committee of Astronomy and its sub-committee to discuss Redman's report on the International Southern Hemisphere Observatory, with Redman's handwritten notes in the margin. There are also letters to Redman from sub-members C.W. Allen; W.M.H. Greaves, Royal Observatory, Edinburgh; J. Jackson; W.M. Smart, Glasgow University; and H.H. Plaskett, giving comments and amendments to his draft memorandum.

Dates: 1954-03-03 - 1954-04-04
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Correspondence on the E.S.O., 1953-12-29 - 1954-01-15

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 37/72
Scope and Contents A copy of a letter from D.C. Martin to members of the British National Committee for Astronomy, 29 December 1953, asking them for their views on an attached memorandum by Redman on the proposed Southern Hemisphere Observatory before he attends a meeting in Leiden on 25 January. There are copies of the replies received from J. Jackson; W.H. McCrea, Royal Holloway College; T.G. Cowling, Leeds University; H. Spencer Jones; D.H. Sadler, H.M. Nautical Almanac Office; H.H. Plaskett, Oxford...
Dates: 1953-12-29 - 1954-01-15
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Correspondence with W.M. Smart, 1962-05-23 - 1962-06-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/371
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Correspondence between Sir Richard Woolley and W.M. Smart regarding Omega Centauri.

Dates: 1962-05-23 - 1962-06-06
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General correspondence 'F', 1967-07 - 1969-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/20
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General correspondence with the Franklin Institute Philadelphia; Queen Mary College, London; and others. The subjects include 'Stellar Kinematics' by W.M. Smart.

Dates: 1967-07 - 1969-07
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Letter from W.M. Smart, 1964

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 45/66
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A letter from W.M. Smart, 3 March 1964, acknowledging receipt of a list of comet/meteor shower associations, with Porter's draft of the list.

Dates: 1964
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Letter from W.M. Smart, 1962-06-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/282
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A letter from W.M. Smart to Sir Richard Woolley regarding the proper motion of Omega Centauri.

Dates: 1962-06-06
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Letter to W.M. Smart, 1962-05-21

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/369
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A letter from Sir Richard Woolley to W.M. Smart regarding the proper motion of the globular cluster M3 and giving its radial velocity and distance.

Dates: 1962-05-21
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Note on M3, 1962

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/368
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A note from Professor W.M. Smart asking for information on the globular cluster M3.

Dates: 1962
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Personal correspondence, R-Z, 1956 - 1958

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/916
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of Sir Richard Woolley regarding lectures, dinners, membership of various institutions, newspaper interviews, book reviews and other subjects. There is correspondence with tradesmen, insurance companies and hotels; with various societies, universities, schools, observatories and other institutions; and with individuals. The correspondents include S.D. Pickelman, Crimean Astrophysical Observatory; the Royal Society of Arts; the Royal Society of Health; Russian...
Dates: 1956 - 1958
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Personal correspondence R-Z, 1958 - 1962

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/917
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence of Sir Richard Woolley regarding lectures, dinners, meetings, articles for magazines, book reviews and other subjects. There is correspondence with tradesmen, bankers, etc.; with societies, universities, observatories and other institutions; and with individuals. The correspondents include the Mount Stromlo Observatory; the Mount Palomar Observatory; the Royal Academy of Arts; the Royal Naval College, Greenwich; R.O. Redman; Professor Brück; Professor Sir Charles...
Dates: 1958 - 1962

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