Division Records, c. 1963-1983

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Consists of records documenting administrative and financial activities of the divisions of the observatory and the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Divisions include the Atomic and Molecular Physics, High Energy Astrophysics, Optical and Infrared, and Radio and Geoastronomy. Records were created primarily by John G. Gregory. A small amount of records were created by his predecessors, Carlton W. Tillinghast and Robert V. Bartnik. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, budget records, leases, reports, procedures, and notes.


  • Gregory, John G
  • Tillinghast, Carlton W
  • Bartnik, Robert V
  • Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Atomic and Molecular Physics Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory High Energy Astrophysics Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Optical and Infrared Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Radio and Geoastronomy Division


Series Level Description


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Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1963
  • 1963-1983
  • c 1963-1983


  • Observatories
  • Astrophysics
  • Research institutes
  • Astronomy



Local number

SIA RS00624

Physical description

2 cu. ft. processed holdings

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