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Correspondence on the Durban Observatory, 1881 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 15/194b

Scope and Contents

Letters regarding the founding of an observatory at Durban. Most of the correspondence is between D. Gill and R. Pett, but there is also some correspondence with Grubb of Belfast.


  • 1881 - 1890

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1 archive box(es) (1 box)

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Finding aid date

2006-08-10 15:06:06+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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