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Astronomical telescopes

Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

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Papers on the 74-inch telescope, 1947 - 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/132
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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.

Dates: 1947 - 1948
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