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Notes on prime focus correctors, 1970-02-27

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 37/502

Scope and Contents

A letter from S.C.B. Gascoigne, 27 February 1970, enclosing notes entitled 'Prime Focus Correctors and Related Problems', written to accompany a draft report on correctors. The letter also discusses the Isaac Newton Telescope corrector problem and the seeing at Cerro Tololo and the Siding Spring Observatory.


  • Creation: 1970-02-27


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5 page(s)

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Finding aid date

2007-03-15 16:07:58+00:00

Includes index.

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