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Correspondence on solar photography, 1932 - 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/89

Scope and Contents

Correspondence concerning solar photography, including letters regarding plates taken at the Cape and Kodaikanal Observatories and their shipment to England; requests for copies of the Royal Observatory reports on photographic results and copies of specific plates; sunspots and radio reception conditions; the storage of solar negatives and prints at the Science Museum; and records of all the Science Museum's early plates and a list of those for retention, 1936.


  • Creation: 1932 - 1936


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-04-24 14:59:26+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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