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Correspondence with Indian observatories, 1945 - 1954

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/457

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with Indian observatories and the Colombo Observatory, including correspondence with S. Basu, Director of the Colaba and Alibag Observatories, 1954; correspondence regarding the Golden Jubilee of the Magnetic Observatory, Alibag, 1954; correspondence concerning the Nizamiah Observatory, 1950; correspondence with Dr K.R. Ramanathan regarding the Meteorological Department of the Government of India, 1947; and a post-war plan for astronomical and astrophysical observatories in India, sent to H. Spencer Jones by K.R. Ramanathan, 1946.


  • Creation: 1945 - 1954


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Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:29:10+00:00

Includes index.

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