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Correspondence on the British Association, 1954 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/514

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers relating to the British Association for the Advancement of Science, including the following items:

Agenda and minutes of meetings of the British Association on 9 September 1959, 6 January 1961, 5 January 1962 and 4 January 1963.

Reports, agenda and minutes of the meeting of the British Horological Institute on 4 July 1963.

General correspondence with the British Association and Richard Woolley, 1956-1963.

Correspondence with various people, including R. Woolley and Professor F. Hoyle, regarding the Conference of Astronomers at Cardiff, 31 August - 9 September 1960.

Draft report of the British Association on seismological investigations, 1958.

General correspondence on British Association meetings, lectures, memberships, etc., 1954-1963. The correspondents include R. Woolley; H. Spencer Jones; R. Atkinson; East Sussex County Council (1961); Royal Holloway College (1960); the Electrical Research Association Laboratory (1960); Professor Macmillan of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science (1956); the Imperial College of Science and Technology (1954); and the University of Liverpool (1954).


  • Creation: 1954 - 1963


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:32:37+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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