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Correspondence with the Royal Astronomical Society, 1921 - 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/143

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with the Royal Astronomical Society regarding its centenary and other matters:

Miscellaneous correspondence, 1921-1936, including letters concerning Mrs Oppotzer's plight and the sale of her husband's books and correspondence regarding obituaries of W.H.M. Christie and J.C. Kapteyn. There is also a 'List of reproductions of celestial photographs published by the Royal Astronomical Society', taken from 'Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society', February 1912.

Correspondence with invitees and newspapers regarding the centenary of the Royal Astronomical Society, 1922.


  • Creation: 1921 - 1936


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-04-24 15:02:06+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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