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Correspondence on Cape Observatory instruments, 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/413

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the instruments of the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, including a report on a visit to the Paris Observatory to discuss problems concerning the astrolabe, 15-19 July 1963, and correspondence regarding the 40-inch reflecting telescope.


  • Creation: 1963


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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:26:41+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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