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Correspondence with S.C.B. Gascoigne, 1973-07-20 - 1973-09-26

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 37/583

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with S.C.B. Gascoigne regarding the progress at Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd on optical tests and fitting the mercury band; the Anglo-Australian Telescope Board and Committee meetings; Redman's proposed visit to Australia; the Coudé spectrograph; and the International Astronomical Union meeting. There is also a letter from R.V. Willstrop, 6 August, and a report of his telephone conversation with Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd on 21 September 1973. Gascoigne's letter of 5 September encloses a newspaper cutting on the resignation of O.J. Eggen from the Anglo-Australian Telescope Board.


  • 1973-07-20 - 1973-09-26

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18 page(s)

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2007-03-15 16:12:47+00:00

Includes index.

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