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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Senior Research Fellow.
Correspondence, 1982-1983, 1986-1994
This accession consists of the outgoing correspondence of George B. Field, Director, 1973-1982, and Senior Research Fellow, 1983- , as well as an applied astronomy professor at Harvard University. Materials also include some incoming correspondence as well as attachments. A small amount of correspondence belonged to George B. Rybicki, L. M. Ozernoi, Alan P. Lightman, and others. Together, the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and the Harvard College Observatory administer the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics which was also directed by Field. Subject matter within the correspondence relates to all of these organizations.
- Field, George B., 1929-
- Rybicki, George B.
- Ozernoĭ, L. M. (Leonid Moiseevich)
- Lightman, Alan P., 1948-
- Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Office of the Director
- Harvard University
- Harvard College Observatory
- Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
- Astronomy -- Study and teaching
- Research institutes
- Astrophysical observatories
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-008, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Senior Research Fellow, Correspondence