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Volunteer Flight Officer Network Correspondence, 1966-1975

Catalog Data

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Moonwatch Division  Search this
Subject:
Werner, Albert  Search this
Hirst, William P  Search this
Roth, Herbert E  Search this
Physical description:
0.33 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1966
1966-1975
Category:
Series Level Description
Notes:
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Organization:
Chronologic
Summary:
Consists of records documenting incoming and outgoing correspondence of Herbert E. Roth in his capacity as Director of the Volunteer Flight Officer Network (VFON), 1966-1975. Most of the correspondence is with William P. Hirst and Albert Werner, directors of Moonwatch. Topics include the scope and funding of the VFON, supplies, equipment, disposition of sighting reports, and other matters of VFON operation. Materials include correspondence.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00644
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Volunteer Flight Officer Network Correspondence 1966-1975 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Moonwatch Division]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219621