Subject Files, 1966-1970

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the early history and development of Mt. Hopkins Observatory. Included are monthly progress reports submitted to the Mt. Hopkins Department and its predecessors by Field Manager, Charles Tougas (1966-1970); reports of the Mt. Hopkins Observer Services Division (1969-1970); records documenting relations between the Mt. Hopkins Department and the National Center for Atmospheric Research (1967-1969); and correspondence, memoranda, and related records concerning power sources, utilities, site planning, and visitors to the observatory. Materials include reports, correspondence, memoranda, and notes.

Subject

  • Tougas, Charles
  • Mt. Hopkins Observatory
  • National Center for Atmospheric Research (U.S.)

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Alphabetic

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1966
  • 1966-1970

Topic

  • Observatories
  • Astrophysics
  • Research institutes
  • Astronomy

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00652

Physical description

0.5 cu. ft. processed holdings

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