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You've searched: NMSU Department of Astronomy Clyde W. Tombaugh Papers

  • All fields: Meteors
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    • General (letters home), 1929-1930

    • Family Correspondence, Box 001, Folder 003
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Railroad travel; Landscapes--United States; Landscapes--Southwestern--United States; Mountains; Passenger trains; Mesas; New Mexico; Diablo, Canyon (Coconino County, Ariz. : Canyon); Arizona; Signatures (Writing); Flagstaff (Ariz.); Lowell...
    • General (letters home), 1929-1930

    • Family Correspondence, Box 001, Folder 011
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997;
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997--Correspondence; Photographs; Families; Autographs; Instruction; Telescopes--Design and construction; Photography--Plates; Occultations; All quiet on the western front--Motion pictures; World War,...
    • Fan Mail, 1957

    • Fan Mail, Box 014, Folder 005
    • Mears, Randall; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Ryback, Joseph; Pendergrass, J. N.; Mallon, Jon D.; Littman, Mark; Jensen, Bob; Lanning, Dennis; Cooper, Jno G. (John); Richards, Carl P.; Craig, Jim; Latham, Susan; Wittlin, Alma S.; Humphreys,...
    • Telescopes; Mars (Planet); Astronomy--Clubs; Birthdays; Vocational guidance; Education; Lunar photography; Newtonian telescopes; Cassegrainian telescopes; Optical instruments--Design and construction; Astronomy--Study and teaching; Life on other...
    • Bunch, Sterling, 1930

    • General Correspondence, Box 004, Folder 019
    • Bunch, Sterling
    • Pluto (Dwarf planet); Discoveries in science; Compliments; Christmas cards;
    • Haas, Walter H., 1949-1958

    • General Correspondence, Box 007, Folder 004
    • Haas, Walter H.; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Sato, Takeshi
    • Lunar eclipses; Telescopes; Applications for positions; Haas, Walter H.—Correspondence; Haas, Walter H.; Jupiter (planet)--South equatorial belt; Jupiter (planet)--South tropical zone; Moon; Astronomy--Observations
    • McIntosh, Ronald, 1929-1930

    • General Correspondence, Box 009, Folder 010
    • McIntosh, R. A. (Ronald Alexander), 1904-1977
    • McIntosh, Ronald--Correspondence
    • Menzel, Donald H., 1952, 1961

    • General Correspondence, Box 009, Folder 014
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Menzel, Donald H. (Donald Howard), 1901-1976
    • National Solar Observatory/Sacramento Peak; Employment; Unidentified flying objects; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Astronomy--Observations
    • Monnig, Oscar E., 1931-1981

    • General Correspondence, Box 009, Folder 020
    • Monnig, Oscar E.; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Photographs; Pluto (Dwarf planet);Telescopes--Design and construction; Moon; Telescopes; Optical instruments--Design and construction; Monning, Oscar E.--Correspondence; Astronomy--Observations Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997--Correspondence;...
    • Putnam, Roger L., 1937-1954

    • General Correspondence, Box 010, Folder 023
    • Putnam, Roger Lowell, 1893-1972; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Universities and colleges--Graduate work; Putnam, Roger L.--Correspondence; Employment; Teaching; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997--Correspondence; Mars (Planet); Geology; Meteorology; Topographical surveying; Publications; Satellites;
    • Slipher, E. C., 1932-1951, ca. 1960

    • General Correspondence, Box 012, Folder 001
    • Slipher, Earl C.
    • Mars (Planet)--Research; German language; Education; Great Depression, 1929; Scientific illustration; Mars (Planet); Death--Causes; Scheduling; Christmas cards;
    • Thomas, Gary E., 1958, 1961

    • General Correspondence, Box 012, Folder 028
    • Thomas, Gary E.; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Thomas, Gary E.--Correspondence; Universities and colleges--Graduate work; Academic writing; Research; Mars (Planet); Photographs; Radiative transfer; Doctor of philosophy degree
    • Whipple, Mr. and Mrs. Fred L., 1937-1960

    • General Correspondence, Box 013, Folder 014
    • Whipple, Fred L. (Fred Lawrence), 1906-2004; DeVeber, Mary B.; Chandler, Marion N.; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Whipple, Babette
    • Scientific illustration; Mars (Planet); Whipple, Fred L. (Fred Lawrence), 1906-2004--Correspondence; Employment; Salaries; Meetings; Speeches, addresses, etc.; Dinners and dining; Textbooks; Planets; Earth (Planet); Whipple,...
    • Bagby, John P., 1954-1955

    • White Sands Proving Ground, Box 070, Folder 023
    • Bagby, John P.; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Astronomy--Observations; Earth (Planet); Satellites; Research; Telescopes--Design and construction; Government and the press; Congresses and conventions; Press; Amateur astronomy; Drawings and graphics; Press releases; Publicity; Birds--Migration;
    • Boothroyd, Samuel L., 1953

    • White Sands Proving Ground, Box 070, Folder 026
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Boothroyd, Samuel L. (Samuel Latimer), 1874-
    • Optical instruments; Optical instruments--Design and construction; Mirrors; Charts, diagrams, etc.; Reprints (Publications); Families; Children;
    • Corn, James C., 1952-1955

    • White Sands Proving Ground, Box 071, Folder 004
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997; Corn, James C.;
    • Mars (Planet)--Geology; Mars (Planet)--Atmosphere; Life on other planets--Possibility; Astronomy--Observations; Telescopes; Photographs from space; Comets; Observatories; Rosse, William Parsons, Earl of, 1800-1867; Amateur astronomy; Jupiter...
    • La Paz, Lincoln, 1946-1953

    • White Sands Proving Ground, Box 071, Folder 019
    • La Paz, Lincoln; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Astronomy--Observations; Astronomy--Research; Photographs; Photographs from space; Meteorites; Meteorite craters; Asteroids; Astronomy--Charts, diagrams, etc.; Cameras; V-2 rocket--Testing; Meetings; Job offers; Employees--Recruiting; Research;...
    • Whipple, Fred L., 1947-1952

    • White Sands Proving Ground, Box 071, Folder 038
    • Whipple, Fred L. (Fred Lawrence), 1906-2004; Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Meteors; Astronomy--Observations; Observatories; Photography; Optical instruments; Japan; Photography of meteors;
    • Outline, notes, and illustrations

    • Writings, Box 052, Folder 008
    • Tombaugh, Clyde William, 1906-1997
    • Pluto (Dwarf planet); Notes; Books--Outlines; Astronomy--History; Astronomy--Charts, diagrams, etc.; Planets--Orbits


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