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Correspondence with the B.B.C., 1948 - 1957

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/540

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with or concerning the British Broadcasting Corporation, including the following items:

Correspondence with the B.B.C. concerning talks and interviews by the Astronomer Royal for radio and television, 1948-1957.

Correspondence with the Admiralty regarding Dr Porter's broadcasts for the B.B.C., 1956.

Correspondence between Dr A. Hunter and various individuals concerning a lunar crater, 1952.

Correspondence with the B.B.C. concerning photographs of sunspots, 1952.


  • 1948 - 1957

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:34:22+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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