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Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 595 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence and papers regarding the Association of Scientific, Technical and Managerial Staffs, 1976

 File
Identifier: Coll-1586/H/1/H.3
Scope and Content

The material consists of correspondence with Martin River Pollock and papers regarding the Association of Scientific, Technical and Managerial Staff activities at the University of Edinburgh, 1976. Itrelates to industrial action taken by the ASTMS. Pollock did not support the strike and offered to resign from the union.

Dates: 1976

Correspondence arising from Pollock's letter, January 1981-February 1981

 File
Identifier: Coll-1586/E/1/54
Scope and Contents

The material consists of correspondence arising from Pollock's letterto The Guardian regarding commercials during the broadcast of ‘Playing for Time’ on ITV, dated January 1981-February 1981.

Dates: January 1981-February 1981

Correspondence between an astronomer, David Little of Granton, Edinburgh, and the instrument maker William Horn, of Allan Park, Stirling, and correspondence between Horn and instrument makers Thomas Morton of Kilmarnock, and T. Cooke & Sons, York

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-1555, Folder: SC-Acc-2016-0164
Identifier: Coll-1784
Scope and Contents

The collection of letters is divided into a group dating from 1850 which includes receipts, costs and correspondence between William Horn and David Little, Granton, Edinburgh.


Another group of in the collection is correspondence between William Horn and Morton and Cooke.


There is also a sketch of a comet drawn in 1838 (Encke's Comet).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1850-1870

Correspondence between Dr Alan Orr. Anderson and W.J. Watson, 04 Feb 1922-22 June 1928

 Series
Identifier: Coll-97/CW373
Scope and Contents Series of letters from Dr Alan Orr Anderson to William J. Watson. The letters largely form a discussion on the origins of the Northern race, the origins of Scottish place names, and the origins of Gaelic words. Discussion is also made of vol ii of the publicationEarly sources of Scottish history, A.D. 500 to 1286, collected and translated by Alan Orr Anderson (Edinburgh, 1922). Also included are a series of genealogical charts of early medieval Scottish...
Dates: 04 Feb 1922-22 June 1928

Correspondence between D.R. Hartree, H.R. Hulme, L.B. Loeb, K. A. Macfadyen with Edward Appleton, 1937

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Identifier: Coll-37/C.292
Scope and Contents

Correspondence with Edward Appleton, dated 1937. The material consists of correspondence from D.R. Hartree; H.R. Hulme, consisting of two letters, (originally sent to Hartree and J. A. Ratcliffe and passed on by them, and annotated by Edward Appleton); L.B. Loeb; and K. A. Macfadyen.

Dates: 1937

Correspondence between F.J.M. Stratton, L.H. Thomas, J.S. Townsend with Edward Appleton, 1934-1938 and no date

 File
Identifier: Coll-37/C.296
Scope and Contents

Correspondence with Edward Appleton. The material consists of correspondence from F.J.M. Stratton, dated 1938; L.H. Thomas, dated 1934; J.S. Townsend, no date; and 1 page from an unidentified correspondent at Trinity College, Cambridge, dated 1936.

Dates: 1934-1938 and no date

Correspondence between J. Sayers and Edward Appleton, 1937

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Identifier: Coll-37/C.295
Scope and Contents

The material consists of correspondence between J. Sayers and Edward Appleton, dated 1937. It includes calculations, graphs, drafts of papers on recombination by F.L. Mohler.

Dates: 1937

Correspondence between K.G. Emeleus to Edward Appleton, 1934-1936

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Identifier: Coll-37/C.290
Scope and Contents

Correspondence between K.G. Emeleus to Edward Appleton, dated 1934-1936. The material consists of extensive correspondence on negative ions and other research problems. It includes a letter from O.S. Duffendack, 1935, and an offprint of a paper on glow discharges in helium by Emeleus et al.

Dates: 1934-1936