Wolff, Sidney C.

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Astrophysicist. Director of Kitt Peak National Observatory, 1984-1987; Director, National Optical Astronomy Observatories. First woman to head a major observatory in the U. S.

From the description of Oral history interview with Sidney Carne Wolff, 1999 October 28 and 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78457452

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creatorOf Wolff, Sidney C. Oral history interview with Sidney Carne Wolff, 1999 October 28 and 29. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Cole, David Lawrence, 1902-1977. Cole, David Lawrence. Series 1. Correspondence, 1946-1977. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Wolff, Sidney. Sidney Wolff. Additional arbitration files. Cornell University Library
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associatedWith Cole, David Lawrence, 1902-1977. person
associatedWith Jefferies, John T. person
associatedWith Kitt Peak National Observatory. corporateBody
associatedWith Mauna Kea Observatory. corporateBody
associatedWith McCray, Patrick (W. Patrick) person
associatedWith University of Hawaii at Manoa. Institute for Astronomy. corporateBody
associatedWith Wallerstein, George. person
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United States--Hawaii
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Telescopes--Design and construction
Observatories--International cooperation
Astronomy
Collective bargaining
Arbitration, Industrial
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Women astronomers
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