Records of Cambridge University Astronomical Society, 2008 - 2011
Scope and Contents
Comprise: agenda for committee meeting on Oct. 2010; minutes of committee meetings, Apr. 2008 and May 2011; Chairman's annual report, Apr. 2011; print-out of Chairman's e-mail communications to the membership, 2010-11; calendars of society events, 2009-10, 2010-11; almanac, 2009-10; observing guide, 2009; posters advertising talks, 2009-11; dinner menu, Mar. 2011; design for society T-shirt and sweatshirt, n.d.
- 2008 - 2011
- Cambridge University Astronomical Society (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
Biographical / Historical
The society was established in 1942 for students and senior members of the University with an interest in Astronomy. It organises talks from eminent astronomers, observation demonstrations and social events. Further information is on the society's website at http://www.srcf.ucam.org/astronomy/index.htm.
27 item(s) (27 items in envelope)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The records were presented to the University Archives as a gift by Sarah White (Jesus College), chairman 2010-11, on 1 July 2011.
The online record was completed in October 2011.
Cambridge University Astronomcial Society
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