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Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory - Miscellaneous (2 folders)

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Research  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 88-116, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research, Subject Files
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Subject Files
Subject Files / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa88-116-refidd1e476

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

Subject Files, c. 1964-1994

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Field, George B. 1929-  Search this
Shapiro, Irwin I  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
National Science Foundation (U.S.)  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Submillimeter Telescope Array  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Infrared Optical Telescope Array  Search this
Physical description:
51.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
14.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Date:
1964
1964-1994
c 1964-1994
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Satellites  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00612
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Subject Files c. 1964-1994 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219519

Division Reports, 1973-1981

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Field, George B. 1929-  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Atomic and Molecular Physics Division  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory High Energy Astrophysics Division  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Optical and Infrared Division  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Planetary Sciences Division  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Radio and Geoastronomy Division  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Solar and Stellar Physics Division  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Theoretical Astrophysics Division  Search this
Physical description:
1.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1973
1973-1981
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Satellites  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00613
See more items in:
Division Reports 1973-1981 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219521

Multiple Mirror Telescope Records, c. 1963-1983

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Office of the Deputy Director  Search this
Subject:
Gregory, John G  Search this
Tillinghast, Carlton W  Search this
Bartnik, Robert V  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
3.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1963
1963-1983
c 1963-1983
Topic:
Research institutes  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00620
See more items in:
Multiple Mirror Telescope Records c. 1963-1983 [Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Office of the Deputy Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219533

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

Fred Whipple's Empire: The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, 1955-1973

Author:
DeVorkin, David H  Search this
Subject:
Whipple, Fred Lawrence 1906-  Search this
Menzel, Donald Howard 1901-  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Satellite Tracking Program  Search this
Project Celescope  Search this
National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Edition:
First edition
Physical description:
Number of pages: 418; Page numbers: 1-401
Date:
2018
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Telescopes  Search this
Astrophysicists  Search this
Astronomy and astrophysics  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Geodesy  Search this
Space sciences  Search this
International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14888

Report: Oral Histories in Meteoritics and Planetary Science: XIII: Fred L. Whipple

Author:
Marvin, Ursula B  Search this
Subject:
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Whipple, Fred Lawrence 1906-  Search this
Nininger, Harvey  Search this
LaPaz, Lincoln  Search this
National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Prairie Meteorite Network  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Meteoritical Society  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Satellite Tracking Program  Search this
Sputnik  Search this
Moonwatch Program  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 15; Page numbers: A199-A213
Date:
2004
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Meteors  Search this
Telescopes  Search this
Astrophysicists  Search this
Comets  Search this
Baker-Nunn Camera  Search this
Meteoritics  Search this
Artificial satellites  Search this
International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Continental drift  Search this
Publisher:
Arizona Board of Regents, University of Arizona: The Meteoritical Society
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11372

The View From the Castle: The work of Smithsonian astrophysicists ranges from black holes and the origin of the universe to the sun and the Earth

Author:
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Subject:
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Field, George B. 1929-  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Smithsonian-Harvard Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
University of Arizona  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
p. 6
Date:
March 1976
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Castle View  Search this
Research  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2904

Multiple Mirror Telescope at Mount Hopkins

Author:
Ladd, Gary  Search this
Subject:
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and white; Size: 8 x 10; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Object
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1989
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Instruments  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory--Field stations  Search this
Observing (field) stations  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Standard number:
2003-19518
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10115

Multiple-Mirror Telescope

Author:
Williams, J. T  Search this
Subject:
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Field stations  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Place:
Arizona
Date:
c. 1977
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Observing (field) stations  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0726 and 94-2869
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8741

Multiple Mirror Telescope Construction

Author:
Cornell, James  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 5 x 3.5; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1977
Topic:
Construction  Search this
Instruments  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory--Field stations  Search this
Observing (field) stations  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Standard number:
94-2872
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8744

Installation of Multiple Mirror Telescope

Author:
Chacon, Vicki  Search this
Subject:
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Event
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1978
Topic:
Construction  Search this
Instruments  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory--Field stations  Search this
Observing (field) stations  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Cranes, derricks, etc  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Research--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Telescopes  Search this
Astronomical instruments  Search this
Telescope Lenses  Search this
Telescope Mirrors  Search this
Standard number:
94-8331
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8764

Installation of Multiple Mirror Telescope

Author:
Chacon, Vicki  Search this
Subject:
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 4w x 5h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1978
Topic:
Construction  Search this
Instruments  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory--Field stations  Search this
Observing (field) stations  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Telescopes  Search this
Standard number:
94-8332
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8765

Installation of Multiple Mirror Telescope

Author:
Chacon, Vicki  Search this
Subject:
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 4w x 5h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Place:
Arizona
Date:
1978
Topic:
Construction  Search this
Instruments  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory--Field stations  Search this
Observing (field) stations  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Telescopes  Search this
Standard number:
94-8333
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8766

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