Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Edward Emerson Barnard Papers

Identifier: MSS.0031

This collection contains the papers of astronomer and professor Edward Emerson Barnard (1857-1923). Barnard was a student and instructor at Vanderbilt University (1883-1887) and Professor of Practical Astronomy at the University of Chicago (1895-1923).

Dates: 1880 - 1923

Wendell Holladay Collection

Identifier: MSS.0621

Robert T. Lagemann Papers

Identifier: MSS.0245

Robert O'Dell Papers

Identifier: MSS.0732
Dates: circa 1960s - circa 2010

William Thomas Pinkston Papers

Identifier: MSS.0561

Francis G. Slack Collection

Identifier: MSS.0395
Scope and Contents

This .21 linear feet collection contains a biography, a booklet from the first lecture series, and eight pamphlet offprints, authored by Professor Slack, from published journals.

Dates: 1928-1978

Newton Underwood Collection

Identifier: MSS.0463
Scope and Contents

This collection contains three journal articles written by, and/or co-authored by, Newton Underwood, a faculty member in the Department of Physics.

Dates: 1938-1941


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