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Papers on the 74-inch telescope, 1947 - 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/132

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and memoranda regarding the 74-inch telescope for Australia, including a draft order form from the Commonwealth of Australia to Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Co. Ltd, 1948, ordering a 74-inch reflecting telescope for installation at the Mount Stromlo Observatory, Canberra.


  • Creation: 1947 - 1948


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 11:55:11+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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