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Correspondence on publications, 1894 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 15/79

Scope and Contents

Correspondence relating to publications of the Cape Observatory, including correspondence between W.H.M. Christie and the West India Docks and agents, 30 September 1896 - 9 December 1901; requests for copies of various Cape publications and arrangements made with the Observatory to meet these requests, 3 March 1903 - 17 July 1911; correspondence between the Admiralty, Christie and D. Gill on the distribution of publications and whether it should be increased to include more observatories and institutions, 20 March 1894 - 12 March 1903; and correspondence between agents, Christie and Gill on the distribution of the publications to various countries, January 1898.


  • Creation: 1894 - 1911


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-08-07 11:29:47+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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