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Large Surface Light Collector at Mt. Hopkins Observatory

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Whipple, Fred L (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004  Search this
Corbett, James Nielson Jr  Search this
Udall, Morris K  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 5 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1968
October 23, 1968
Topic:
Gamma ray astronomy  Search this
Gamma ray detectors  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [92-1773]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396100

David Challinor Speaks at "Science at Smithsonian" Weekend at Mt. Hopkins, Arizona

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Challinor, David  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1976
April 23-24, 1976
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [96-1373]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396585

Construction of MMT (Multiple Mirror Telescope) Observatory on Mt. Hopkins, Arizona

Creator:
Cornell, James C. Jr  Search this
Subject:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 5 x 3.5;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1977
September 1977
Topic:
Observatories  Search this
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-2872]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397986

Installation of Multiple Mirror Telescope

Creator:
Chacon, Vicki  Search this
Subject:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1978
Topic:
Observatories  Search this
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-8331]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398019

Installation of Multiple Mirror Telescope

Creator:
Cornell, James  Search this
Subject:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1978
Topic:
Observatories  Search this
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-8333]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398020

Danny West Atop Multiple Mirror Telescope Building

Creator:
Chacon, Vicki  Search this
Subject:
West, Danny  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1978
Topic:
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-8334]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398021

Joseph T. Williams, Project Manager for the Multiple Mirror Telescope (MMT)

Creator:
Chacon, Vicki  Search this
Subject:
Williams, Joseph T  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1978
Topic:
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-8338]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398041

MMT (Multiple Mirror Telescope) Observatory on Mt. Hopkins, Arizona

Creator:
Williams, J. T  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1977
Topic:
Observatories  Search this
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-2869]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397457

Contract, Grant, and Procurement Records, circa 1972-1974

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Contracts and Procurement Office  Search this
Subject:
Tougas, Charles  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Electronic records
Date:
1972
1972-1974
circa 1972-1974
Topic:
Astrophysical observatories  Search this
Property  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 97-152
See more items in:
Contract, Grant, and Procurement Records 1956-1996 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Contracts and Procurement Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_252023

Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers, c. 1932-2004

Creator:
Whipple, Fred L (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004  Search this
Subject:
Harvard University  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Satellite Tracking Program  Search this
Radio Meteor Project (Harvard College Observatory)  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Meteorite Photography and Recovery Project  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
University of California, Los Angeles  Search this
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Project Celescope  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
19.72 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes) (2 5x8 boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Moon
Date:
1932
1932-2004
c 1932-2004
Topic:
Astrophysics  Search this
Comets  Search this
Meteors  Search this
Astronomers  Search this
Astrophysicists  Search this
Asteroids  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 04-183
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254194

Photographs and Color Slides, 1969

Creator:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Subject:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Physical description:
0.25 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Date:
1969
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00653
See more items in:
Photographs and Color Slides 1969 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219602

Project Records, 1961-1973

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)  Search this
Subject:
Lundquist, Charles A  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Satellite Tracking Program  Search this
Physical description:
12 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1961
1961-1973
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00625
See more items in:
Project Records 1961-1973 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219539

Contracts, 1966-1970

Creator:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Subject:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
1.25 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1966
1966-1970
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00650
See more items in:
Contracts 1966-1970 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219591

Project Records, 1967-1970

Creator:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Subject:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1967
1967-1970
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00651
See more items in:
Project Records 1967-1970 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219594

Subject Files, 1966-1970

Creator:
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Subject:
Tougas, Charles  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
National Center for Atmospheric Research (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1966
1966-1970
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00652
See more items in:
Subject Files 1966-1970 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219597

Multiple-Mirror Telescope Videohistory Collection, 1989

Subject:
Chaffee, Frederic H. 1941-  Search this
Hoffman, Thomas E  Search this
Shannon, Robert Rennie 1932-  Search this
Weymann, R. J (Ray J.)  Search this
Williams, Joseph T  Search this
Foltz, Craig Billig  Search this
Meinel, Aden B  Search this
Reed, Michael  Search this
Carleton, Nathaniel  Search this
Whipple, Fred L (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
University of Arizona  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Interviewer:
DeVorkin, David H. 1944-  Search this
Physical description:
7 videotapes (Reference copies). 25 digital .wmv files and .rm files (Reference copies)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Transcripts
Date:
1989
Topic:
History of science and technology  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astrophysicists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009542
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217710

Fred Lawrence Whipple Oral History Interviews, 1976

Interviewee:
Whipple, Fred L (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004  Search this
Subject:
Whipple, Fred L (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004  Search this
Stanford University  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Satellite Tracking Program  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Project Celescope  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Interviewer:
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Physical description:
4 audiotapes (Reference copies)
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Transcripts
Date:
1976
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009520
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217688

Administrative Records, 1972-1984

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Scientific Event Alert Network (National Museum of Natural History (U.S.))  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum  Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Museum Support Center  Search this
Center for African, Near Eastern and Asian Cultures  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Physical description:
511.08 cu. ft. (369 record storage boxes) (236 document boxes) (2 12x17 boxes) (3 16x20 boxes) (141 3x5 boxes) (oversize materials)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1972
1972-1984
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000613
See more items in:
Administrative Records 1835-2016 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217173

Records, 1961-1973

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)  Search this
Subject:
Lundquist, Charles A  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Earth Albedo Project  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Hydrogen Maser Program  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Big Dish Radio Telescope  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Central Bureau for Astronomical Telegrams  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
National Geodetic Satellite Program  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Satellite Tracking Program  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalogue  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Very Long Baseline Interferometer  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Earth Physics Satellite  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Project Celescope  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Gravitational Redshift Space Probe Experiment  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Meteor Research Program  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Meteor Simulation Project  Search this
Radio Meteor Project (Harvard College Observatory)  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Southwest Meteor Spectral Patrol  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Meteorite Photography and Recovery Project  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Physical description:
18.5 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Maps
Clippings
Brochures
Date:
1961
1961-1973
Topic:
Astrophysical observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000253
See more items in:
Project Records 1961-1973 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)]
National Aeronautics and Space Administration Records 1962-1973 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)]
Administrative Records 1962-1973 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)]
Smithsonian Files 1963-1973 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)]
General Correspondence 1962-1972 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)]
Organizations 1962-1973 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Assistant Director (Science)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216817

Records, 1966-1970

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Mt. Hopkins Department  Search this
Subject:
Burke, John J  Search this
Coffey, Jack A  Search this
Watts, Raymond  Search this
Kirchhoff, Werner  Search this
LaCount, Ronald R  Search this
Tougas, Charles  Search this
Whipple, Fred L (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Programs Management Office  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Place:
Santa Rita Mountains (Ariz.)
Date:
1966
1966-1970
Topic:
Astrophysical observatories  Search this
Artificial satellites--Tracking  Search this
Geodetic astronomy  Search this
Geodesy  Search this
Geophysics  Search this
Astronomical instruments  Search this
Gamma ray astronomy  Search this
Spectrum analysis  Search this
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000262
See more items in:
Contracts 1966-1970 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Project Records 1967-1970 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Subject Files 1966-1970 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Photographs and Color Slides 1969 [Mt. Hopkins Observatory]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216831

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