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Papers on Cape instruments, 1963 - 1967

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/902

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, annual reports and memoranda regarding the various telescopes operating at the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, including details of the re-siting of the Elizabeth Telescope, an annual report on the operation of the Lyot Heliograph (1963), and material on the purchase of smaller equipment for the observatory.


  • 1963 - 1967

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-30 14:35:57+00:00

Includes index.

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