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Papers on staff annual leave, 1879 - 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/20

Scope and Contents

List of the number of days of leave of absence allowed to Royal Observatory staff each year, 1903.

List of the number of days of leave of absence allowed to Royal Observatory staff each year, 1909.

List of the number of leave days carried forward for the years 1905-1909.

General order on revised scales of sick leave, 1912.

Memorandum on leave arrangements for Royal Observatory staff, 1898.

Applications from Royal Observatory staff for leave of absence and sick leave, and some cases of compassionate leave, 1879-1902. The correspondents are G. Criswick, A. Downing, E. Dunkin, W. Ellis, H.P. Hollis, W.T. Lynn, E.W. Maunder, C. Nash, J. Simmons, H.H. Turner, W.G. Thackeray and W.G. Wickison.

Extract from a newspaper, 23 June 1881, titled 'Extracts from a report of proceedings - House of Lords'.











Dates

  • 1879 - 1909

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials

English

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