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Correspondence on the Cape Observatory, 1910 - 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 15/106

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the operations of the Cape Observatory. An index at the beginning lists the following sections: History of the Observatory; Admiralty - Instructions; Reports to the Admiralty; Her Majesty's Astronomer - Leave of Absence; Assistants and Established Staff - Appointments and Resignations; Hydrographer; Commander-in-Chief, Simon's Town; Money, Grants and Salaries; Estimates; Correspondence with Sir David Gill; and Miscellaneous.


  • Creation: 1910 - 1914


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-08-07 11:31:16+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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