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  • All fields: Astronomy--Research
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    • Round Robin letters, 1939-1980

    • Family Correspondence, Box 001, Folder 012
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Tombaugh, Patricia Edson; Tombaugh, Annette Roberta
    • Mars (Planet); Blink comparators; Milky Way; Astronomy--Research; Pluto (Dwarf planet); Childbirth; Families; Brothers and sisters; California; Automobile travel; Observatories; Astronomy--Observations; Mercury (Planet)--Transit; Discussion;...
    • Gilmore, Jay and Ruth, 1929-1982

    • Family Correspondence, Box 002, Folder 004
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Tombaugh, Patricia Edson; Gilmore, Ruth; Gilmore, Jay;
    • Christmas--Correspondence; Astronomy--Research; Comets; Landscapes--Southwestern--United States; Newspapers; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Compliments; Scientific contribution; Families; Weddings; Meetings; Postcards; Tours; Europe; Awards;...
    • Spreen, Esther (Tombaugh), 1927-1990

    • Family Correspondence, Box 002, Folder 008
    • Spreen, Esther Tombaugh, 1908-; Spreen, Chris; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Tombaugh, Robert M.;
    • Studying; Students; Work; Football; Accidents; Meetings; Travel; Vacations; National parks and reserves; Summer; Households; Chores; Families; Aunts; Father; Family histories; Genealogy; Homecoming; Health; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.);...
    • Tombaugh, Reid and Winifred, 1971-1987

    • Family Correspondence, Box 003, Folder 003
    • Tombaugh, Reid; Tombaugh, Winifred; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Tombaugh, Patricia Edson;
    • Letters; School children--Correspondence; Libraries; Travel; Lectures and lecturing; Halls of fame; Academic achievement; Pluto (Dwarf planet); Astronomy--Observations Astronomy--Research; Discoveries in science; Endowments; Awards; Ceremonies and...
    • Tombaugh, Robert and Ethel, 1930-1996

    • Family Correspondence, Box 003, Folder 004
    • Tombaugh, Robert Marvin; Tombaugh, Ethel; Chisholm, Rupert; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Tombaugh, Patricia Edson; Zarek, Isola
    • Spring; Automobiles; Christmas; Toys; Children; Play; Sunday; Recreation; Travel; Birthdays; Songs; Kites; Snow; Schools; April Fools’ Day; Family farms; Chores; Letter writing; Signatures; Graduation (School); Astronomical photography;...
    • Fan Mail, 1969

    • Fan Mail, Box 017, Folder 005
    • Franklin, Danny; McMillan, Robert; Diaz, Richard; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Stevens, Clifford J.; Collins, Allen Lee; Westman, Paul
    • Autographs; Astronomy--Study and teaching; McMillan, Robert--Fan mail; Science projects; Sirius; Diaz, Richard--Fan mail; Astronomy--Research; Religion and science; Collins, Allen Lee--Correspondence; Westman, Paul--Fan mail; Autographs;
    • Fan Mail, 1979

    • Fan Mail, Box 022, Folder 002
    • Doane, Vondaleah M.; Henningsen, Artemus B.; Ganz, David M.; Fry, Connie; Puig, T. J., Mrs.
    • Autographs; Books; College students; Pluto (Dwarf planet); Research; Unidentified flying objects; Cosmology; Amateur astronomy; Hobbies; Astrology; Reprints (Publications); Newtonian telescopes; Reflecting telescopes; Astronomy--Observations Mars...
    • Fan Mail, 1979

    • Fan Mail, Box 022, Folder 003
    • Satta, Bruce; Bomsey, Edward; Maithya, Creasat Hdolo; Huffhines, Angela; McKinney, Gregg; Arechuco, Martha; Mungarro, Joe; Amaya, Sandra; Schmidt, Raymond; Morgrenroth-Queen, Virginia; Steffen, Winifred; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Astronomy--Research; Astronomy--Observations Astronomy--Study and teaching; Astronomers; Pluto (Dwarf planet); Pluto (Dwarf planet) (Dwarf planet)--Names; Charon (Satellite); natural satellites; Neptune (Planet); Planets; Comets; Halley's comet;...
    • Allen, Frederick Lewis, 1936

    • Lowell Observatory, Box 068, Folder 002
    • Allen, Frederick Lewis, 1890-1954;
    • History; Astronomy--Research; Discoveries in science; Publications;
    • Baldwin, Ralph B., 1943

    • Lowell Observatory, Box 068, Folder 005
    • Baldwin, Ralph Belknap, 1912-
    • Astronomy--Research; Publications;
    • Lampland, C. O., 1935

    • Lowell Observatory, Box 068, Folder 011
    • Lampland, C. O. (Carl Otto), 1873-1951
    • Weather; Snow; Astronomy--Research; Astronomy--Popular works; Planets--Orbits; Mars (Planet); Mars (Planet)--Observations; Solar radiation; Earth (Planet); Asteroids; Publications;
    • Putnam, Roger L., 1930-1946

    • Lowell Observatory, Box 068, Folder 017
    • Putnam, Roger Lowell, 1893-1972; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Discoveries in science; Pluto (Dwarf planet); Navigation; Teaching; Navy V-12 Program (U.S.); Astronomy--Research; Mars (Planet); Publications; Observatories; Telescopes; Astronomy--Observations Planets; Lowell Observatory; Work; Employment;...
    • Status reports, 1954-1956

    • Lowell Observatory, Box 068, Folder 046
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Giclas, H. L. (Henry L.);
    • Astronomy--Research; Progress; Earth (Planet); Satellites; Job evaluation; Costs; Photographs; Mailing lists;
    • Aurand, Henry S., Jr., 1953

    • White Sands Proving Ground, Box 070, Folder 021
    • Aurand, Henry Spiese, 1894-
    • Manuscripts; Astronomy--Research; Astronomy projects;
    • Becker, Randy, 1950-1952

    • White Sands Proving Ground, Box 070, Folder 024
    • Becker, Randy; Smith, Lloyd G.
    • V-2 rocket; V-2 rocket--Testing; Weather; Thunderstorms; Floods; Astronomy--Observations Astronomy--Research; Astronomers; Travel; Mathematics--Study and teaching; Mathematics--Problems, exercises, etc.; Studying; Thesis and dissertation;...


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