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General correspondence 'S', 1962-11 - 1966-10

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/37

Scope and Contents

General correspondence with, among others, the Mount Wilson Observatory; the Palomar Observatory; the University of St Andrews; the Royal Society; G.M. Sisson of Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd; A. Samaha of the Helwan Observatory, Egypt; E.B. Ford of All Souls College, Oxford; the 'Science Journal'; and the Society for Visiting Scientists. The subjects include a proposed visit by Sir Richard Woolley to Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd; Woolley's contribution to a special issue of the 'Science Journal' on astronomy, with a rough draft of the article; and the proposed winding up of the Society for Visiting Scientists.


  • Creation: 1962-11 - 1966-10


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-30 08:21:30+00:00

Includes index.

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