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Miscellaneous papers, 1954 - 1965

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/636

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous papers, including the following items:

Aeronautical map of the area of South Africa around Calvinia, reference 'Calvinia SE33/17 2/3', with three sites, Nos 1, 2 and 3, marked near Sutherland.

Letter from the Jeremiah Horrocks and Wilfred Hall Observatories, Preston.

Correspondence with the Admiralty on the closing down of the staff hostel at Herstmonceux.

Ministry of Defence Joint Bureau (Division of Scientific Intelligence) reports, 1958-1959: 'Soviet Higher Educational Establishments - 8. Institutes of Light Industry - Faculties and Specialities'; 'The Siberian Department of the Academy of Sciences, U.S.S.R.'; 'Soviet Higher Educational Establishments - Regulations for Admission to the Aspirant Course'; 'New Features in Soviet Education'; and 'Visit of Professor S.L. Mandel'shtam to the United Kingdom December 1-15, 1958'.

Programme for the doctorate ceremony at the University of Uppsala, Sweden, 31 May 1956.

Brief report on astronomical telescope manufacture at Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd, January 1965.


  • 1954 - 1965

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

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Finding aid date

2006-06-30 08:58:06+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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