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Additional publications and lectures, 1949-1964

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add. 8726/D.41

Scope and Contents

Contains: letter from Bernard Pagel, Royal Greenwich Observatory Archive to E.H. Linfoot, the Observatories, Madingley Road Cambridge, about the design of a Cassegrain spectrograph for the Isaac Newton Telescope, 5 May 1964; reprint of a paper by Herbert Dingle from The Bulletin of the Institute of Physics, pp. 314-316, December 1968 annotated [by Linfoot?] with an inserted note containing further calculations; an undated note on Ritchey Chr├ętien telescopes, containing a list of observatories with this model of telescope; annotated proof of 'On the Otpics of the Schmidt Camera' by E.H. Linfoot, c.1949, 18 pp.; manuscript draft of Telscope Optics (8 lectures), includes text of only one lecture on Newtownian telescopes (44 ff.).

Dates

  • Creation: 1949-1964

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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Extent

1 folder(s) (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

General

This folder of material was found on WB3 Room 1, Case 1, 2 March 2018 and has been added to Add.8726. No further details of provenance for this material has yet been identified. Katrina Dean, 2 March 2018.

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