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Uppsala Astronomical Observatory, 1989

Container:
Box 3 of 21
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-183, Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers
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Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers
Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers / Box 3
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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QB Orbiting Astronomical Observatory

Container:
Box 66 of 69
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service, Records
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Records
Records / Box 66
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Folder 4 Astronomical Observatories, List of - 2: Includes additional letters concerning observatories listing project; reports and clippings on observatories.

Container:
Box 3 of 52
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7081, William Jones Rhees Collection
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William Jones Rhees Collection
William Jones Rhees Collection / Series 1: SUBJECT FILES, 1839 - 1945, AND UNDATED / Box 3
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Model, Satellite, HEAO-A, 1:20

Manufacturer:
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center  Search this
Materials:
Plastic
Paint
Copper Alloy
Steel
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 66.7 x 15.2 x 15.9cm (26 1/4 x 6 x 6 1/4 in.)
Storage (With Stand): 74.9 x 53.3 x 21.6cm (29 1/2 x 21 x 8 1/2 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19800397000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Tokyo Astronomical Observatory Site Prints

Container:
Box 3 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-109, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Publications and Information, Publication Files
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Publication Files
Publication Files / Box 3
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Orbiting Astronomical Observatory, 1962-1963

Container:
Box 5 of 24
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7431, Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers
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Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers
Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers / Series 1: GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1943-1983. / Box 5
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Orbiting Astronomical Observatory, 1963-1964

Container:
Box 6 of 24
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7431, Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers
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Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers
Fred Lawrence Whipple Papers / Series 1: GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1943-1983. / Box 6
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Orbiting Astronomical Observatory (OAO): Rocket Launch, 1968

Container:
Box 4 of 10
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-263, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Publications and Information, Publication Files
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Publication Files
Publication Files / Box 4
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Folder 2 Canada, Dominion Astronomical Observatory, 1919

Container:
Box 10 of 112
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 45, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Records
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Records
Records / Series 1: CORRESPONDENCE, 1890-1929. Arranged alphabetically and chronologically. / Box 10
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Poster, Astronomical Technology - Prekin Elemer

Manufacturer:
Perkin-Elmer Corporation  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Astronomical Technology - Prekin Elemer
Dimensions:
3-D (Rolled): 50.8 × 10.2 × 8.3cm (1 ft. 8 in. × 4 in. × 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Marshall Space Flight Center.
Inventory Number:
A20181320000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20181320000

Folder 3 Astronomical Observatories, List of - 1: Letters, papers, and memoranda relating to a project to list the observatories of the world, 1901.

Container:
Box 3 of 52
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7081, William Jones Rhees Collection
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William Jones Rhees Collection
William Jones Rhees Collection / Series 1: SUBJECT FILES, 1839 - 1945, AND UNDATED / Box 3
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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First American Astronomical Observatory, c. 1980 [two folders]

Container:
Box 4 of 13
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-221, Silvio A. Bedini Papers
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Silvio A. Bedini Papers
Silvio A. Bedini Papers / Box 4
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Telescope, OAO III, Princeton Experiment Package, Copernicus

Manufacturer:
Perkin Elmer, Sylvania, GSFC  Search this
Materials:
Tube -- titanium-aluminum alloy, optics and electronics
Optics - glass, fused silica
Dimensions:
Storage (Rehoused on aluminum pallet): 304.8 × 121.9 × 155.6cm, 501.2kg (120 × 48 × 61 1/4 in., 1105lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19731437000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97d0e2bfe-3617-4b1b-aca3-b58b23a185eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19731437000
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Model, Observatory, Orbiting Astronomical

Materials:
Plastic
White Metal
Paint
Dimensions:
Model: 14.6 x 6.4 x 20.3cm (5 3/4 in. x 2 1/2 in. x 8 in.)
3-D (Stand): 8.6 x 12.7cm (3 3/8 x 5 in.)
Storage: 53.3 x 24.1 x 18.7cm (21 x 9 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of F. Peter Simmons
Inventory Number:
A20120266000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9efcc931a-56d9-4eb9-87bb-9f9d220810d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20120266000
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Stand, Model, Observatory, Orbiting Astronomical

Materials:
White Metal
Paint
Felt
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D (Stand): 8.6 × 12.7cm (3 3/8 × 5 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of F. Peter Simmons
Inventory Number:
A20120266001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98fec4021-c4a2-428f-8b49-052428a76f82
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20120266001
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Paperweight, Observatory, Orbiting Astronomical -2, Space Astronomy Team

Materials:
Glass
Felt
Paper
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.8 × 7 × 2.5cm, 0.4kg (4 1/4 × 2 3/4 × 1 in., 0.8lb.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-People
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of F. Peter Simmons
Inventory Number:
A20120267000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93ae8976c-09f6-43fb-9143-953cd0d8efc1
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edanmdm:nasm_A20120267000
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Detector, High Resolution Imaging, "Brass Board"

Manufacturer:
American Science & Engineering, Incorporated  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum
Steel
Plastic
Synthetic
Unknown Metal
Textile
Rubber
Coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 45.7 × 22.9 × 18.4cm (1 ft. 6 in. × 9 in. × 7 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Harvard University.
Inventory Number:
A20020292000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96c4c530e-8f73-447a-aa02-6448d302ce8a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20020292000

Gas Tank, Satellite, HEAO

Manufacturer:
Naval Research Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Steel, Stainless Steel, Ink, Rubber
Dimensions:
Other: 4 in. in. diameter x 1 ft. 4 in. long (10.2 x 40.6cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Parts & Structural Components
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Naval Research Laboratory
Inventory Number:
A19880015000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv94ecddabe-3d98-4e5a-9616-b7a1565c30fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19880015000
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Photomultiplier, Open Cathode, OAO-III

Manufacturer:
EMR-Photoelectric  Search this
Materials:
Cylinder- aluminum
Dimensions:
3-D: 16 × 5.1 × 6.5cm (6 5/16 × 2 × 2 9/16 in.)
3-D (Cup): 3 × 2.7cm (1 3/16 × 1 1/16 in.)
Other (PR Cord): 49cm (19 5/16 in.)
Other (PL Cord): 163cm (64 3/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Princeton University and Lyman Spitzer
Inventory Number:
A19820360000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a5500dac-2955-4156-a49c-2fb27bb5902a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19820360000
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P7305-7-09, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Planning Visit of Kottamia Astronomical Observatory, 7/31/2009-9/15/2009

Container:
Box 4 of 10
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 8/30/1985 memorandum, Deiss to Dick; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-317, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Sponsored Programs and Procurement Department, Grant Proposals
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Grant Proposals
Grant Proposals / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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