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Correspondence on the Joint Permanent Eclipse Committee, 1949 - 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/579

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers relating to the Royal Society's Joint Permanent Eclipse Committee, including letters regarding meetings; agenda and minutes of meetings; correspondence with R.O. Redman concerning equipment; details for the eclipse of 12 October 1958; correspondence concerning members of the committee; correspondence concerning the 1955 eclipse, covering sites, travel, grants, etc.; observations of the total eclipse of 30 June 1954; correspondence on the 1952 eclipse; and general correspondence with F.J.M. Stratton and R.O. Redman.


  • Creation: 1949 - 1960


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:36:40+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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