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Personal correspondence, 1956 - 1957

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 Union; the Worshipful Company of Dyers; the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers; Cambridge Philosophical Society; Cambridge Astronomical Society; Cambridge University; the Commonwealth Trading Bank of Australia; Buckingham Palace; the British Horological Institute; Sir William Boreman's Foundation; the Astronomical Society of the Pacific; the Australian Academy of Science; and the Australian National University. There is also correspondence with 'Discovery' magazine.


  • Creation: 1956 - 1957


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Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:33:18+00:00

Includes index.

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