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Correspondence on loans, 1937 - 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/285

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding loans to the Royal Observatory and receipts. The letters include correspondence with the Science Museum regarding the loan of the Isaac Roberts Telescope, 1956; letters concerning three large tapestries belonging to Mrs Rosa Lewis, 1952 and 1956; and correspondence regarding the late Wilfred Hall and Galileo's telescopes, 1952.


  • Creation: 1937 - 1956


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:03:59+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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