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Sir Basil Schonland: Scientific papers

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8702

Scope and Contents

'Notes on spark discharge', 2 volumes; 'Lightning on earth', 1 volume; 'General scrapbook of notes', 3 volumes; papers and notes on atmospherics, lightning; letters and notes on visits to India, South Africa, U.S.A.; personal and professional correspondence and notes.


  • 1930-1970 (Circa)


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3 archive box(es) (3 boxes)

Language of Materials



Uncatalogued collection

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Miss Susan Dosthingen, 1986

Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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