Papers of Harlow Shapley, 1906-1966 (inclusive).


Shapley, Harlow, 1885-1972. Papers of Harlow Shapley, 1906-1966 (inclusive).

Papers of Harlow Shapley, 1906-1966 (inclusive).

Contains correspondence and manuscripts of Shapley's writings concerning his scientific interests and activities, diaries, research notebooks, speeches and articles, and biographical and genealogical material.

141 containers of mss.

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Astronomer (galaxies, photometry, spectroscopy) and administrator. Astronomer, Mount Wilson Observatory, 1914-1921; director, Harvard Observatory, 1921-1952; on the astronomy faculty at Harvard from 1952. From the description of Papers [microform], 1910-1923. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80523781 Harlow Shapley (1885-1972) was an astronomer. Shapley served as director of the Harvard College Observatory and was a professor at Harvard University, eventually he became the Pai...

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