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Ray L. Newburn Collection

Creator:
Newburn, R. L. (Ray L.)  Search this
Names:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory. University of California.  Search this
Table Mountain Station, California  Search this
Neugebauer, Marcia  Search this
Newburn, R. L. (Ray L.)  Search this
Urey, Harold Clayton, 1893-1981  Search this
Extent:
1.8 Cubic feet ((4 legal document boxes))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Publications
Correspondence
Reports
Date:
[ca. 1950s-1960s]
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of publications and memoranda from JPL relating to Newburn's work with the Laboratory, as well as correspondence with colleagues, including Marcia Neugebauer and H.C. Urey.
Biographical / Historical:
Ray Leon Newburn (1933-), noted lunar and planetary scientist, first came to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) as a summer employee, after pursuing graduate study in astronomy at the California Institute of Technology. In his long tenure with JPL, he participated in the development of plans for lunar and planetary exploration and planetary models for mission design, served as JPL representative to NASA's Space Sciences Steering Committee's Astronomy Subcommittee and help establish the Table Mountain Observatory in 1962.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Joseph Tatarewicz, David DeVorkin, Division of Space History, NASM, transfer, 1998, 1998-0058, unknown
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Astrometry  Search this
Astronautics  Search this
Comets  Search this
Planetary theory  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Genre/Form:
Publications
Correspondence
Reports
Identifier:
NASM.1998.0058
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1998-0058

Papers

Author:
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Author:
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
6 items
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1955
1955-1967
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001492 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_180328

left to right: Harold Clayton Urey (1893-1981), Lyle H.B. Peer (1898-1987), and Frieda Daum Urey (1898-1992)

Subject:
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893-1981  Search this
Peer, Lyle H. B. 1898-1987  Search this
Urey, Frieda Daum 1898-1992  Search this
General Electric Company  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1939
Topic:
Chemistry  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-0260]
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
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_306539

The planets, their origin and development, by Harold C. Urey

Author:
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893-1981  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 245 p., [1] fold. leave of plates ill. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1952
Topic:
Planetary theory  Search this
Call number:
QB361.U7X 1952
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_386967

The moon. Ed. by Stanley Keith Runcorn and Harold C. Urey

Author:
I.A.U. Symposium on the Moon (2nd : 1971 : University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne)  Search this
Runcorn, S. K  Search this
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893-1981  Search this
International Astronomical Union Symposium (47th : 1971 : University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne)  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 471 p. with illus. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Congresses
Place:
Moon
Date:
1972
Call number:
QB1 I.A.U
QB581 .I61 1971
QB1I.A.U
QB581.I61 1971
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_30588

Atoms, molecules, and quanta by Arthur Edward Ruark and Harold Clayton Urey

Author:
Ruark, Arthur Edward 1899-  Search this
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893-1981  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 790 p. illus., diagrs. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1930
Topic:
Quantum theory  Search this
Atoms  Search this
Molecules  Search this
Call number:
QC6 .R75X
QC6.R75X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_55700

Harold Urey; the man who explored from earth to moon [by] Alvin and Virginia Silverstein. Illustrated by Lee J. Ames

Author:
Silverstein, Alvin  Search this
Silverstein, Virginia B  Search this
Ames, Lee J  Search this
Subject:
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893- Juvenile literature  Search this
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893-1981  Search this
Physical description:
79 p. illus., ports. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1970
[1970, c1971]
Call number:
QD22.U75 S5
QD22.U75S5
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_6336

Isotopic and cosmic chemistry, edited by H. Craig, S. L. Miller [and] G. J. Wasserburg

Author:
Craig, Harmon  Search this
Urey, Harold Clayton 1893-1981  Search this
Physical description:
xxv, 553 p. illus., port. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1964
[1964]
Topic:
Isotopes  Search this
Radioisotopes  Search this
Call number:
QD466 .C88X
QD466.C88X
QD466.C88
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_83061

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