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Papers on the N.H.O., 1974

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 37/218

Scope and Contents

A copy of a letter from Redman to Janet Manfield, 15 May 1974, enclosing the agenda for the 22 May meeting of the N.H.O. Planning Committee Technical Panel; comments by C.G. Wynne on S.C.B. Gascoigne's statements regarding Ritchey-Chrétien versus classical optics; 'NHO: 3-mirror, 4-mirror, 5-mirror, etc. coudé arrangements' by Redman; 'NHO 2.5 telescope: A thinking aloud' by Redman, including thoughts on design details; notes by C.L. Stephens on potential computer systems for the N.H.O.; J.D. Pope's notes and sketches on 2.5-metre telescope arrangements, including costs; and a copy of a letter from Redman to Manfield, 27 May 1974, with comments and revisions of the draft minutes of the 22 May meeting.


  • Creation: 1974


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25 page(s)

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Finding aid date

2007-03-15 14:32:24+00:00

Includes index.

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