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William H. Wright Papers
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Biographical material

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Family genealogy, resumes, n.d.

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Military Service, 1916-1919

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Honors, awards, etc., 1917-1923

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National Academy of Sciences - Henry Draper Medal 1928

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Correspondence

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1895-1900

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1901-1910

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1911-1920

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1921-1925

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1926-1930

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1931-1940

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1941-1950

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1951-1953

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1954-1955

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1956-1959

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Writings

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"Orbit of Comet Swift, Nov. 1894 computed by Oppolzer's Method" Nov. 1894

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"Issac Newton's 2nd law", 1896

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"Hydrodynamics [ca. 1900-1902]" & "Santiago Diary 2/28/1903 - 5/13/1903", ca. 1900-1903

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"Private diary - Santiago, 6/13/1904 - 8/1/1904" 1904

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"Private diary - Return trip from Chile, 3/19/1906 - 3/27/1906" 1906

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"Account of Spectrographic Observations of Halley's Comet", 1909

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"Reply to Stratton Questions on Hydrogen Lines", 1912

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"The Relation between the Wolf-Rayet Stars and the Planetary Nebulae", ca. 1913-1914

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"On the occurrence of A4686 … Planetary nebulae" ca. 1913-1914

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"The Spectra of the Gaseous Nebulae and some points of correspondence between them and other Celestial Spectra", ca. 1915

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"The Draper Quartz Spectrograph of the Lick Observatory and some observations recently secured with it", 1916

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"The Quartz Spectrograph of the Lick Observatory and some observations recently secured with it" - Lick Observatory Bulletin, no.291, 1917

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Outline of paper read before a meeting of the Sigma Xc Society at Berkeley in 1918, 1918

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"The Orion Nebulae", ca. 1918

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"Observations of the Nebulae, Ch. 1" 1918-1920

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"Observations of the Nebulae, Ch. 2" 1918-1920

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Modern Astronomy, Course 11; Elementary Astronomy, I-II; General notes, Administration, etc., Jan-June 1919

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"A Preliminary Account of the Spectrum of Nova Ophiuchi", 1919

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Review of The Spectrum of Nova Germaninorum II by F. J. M. Stratton, ca. 1920-1930

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"The Spectra of the Novae", 1920

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"Displacement Lines in Nova Gemini", 1920-1921

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"On the occurrence of the enhanced lines of nitrogen in the spectra of the Novae", 1921

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"The Ultra Violet Spectrum of [alpha] Cygni" - L.O. Bulletin, no.332, 1921

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"Further Notes on Lines in the Visual Spectrum of [alpha] Cygni", 1921

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"On Spectroscopic Binaries and the Determination of Parallax", 1921

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"On the Continuous Radiation found in some celestial spectra beyond the limit of the Balmer series of hydrogen", 4/11/1922

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G. Darwin Lecture - "Planets in Different Colors", 6/8/1922

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"The Spectrum of Nova Pictoris" 1926

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"Modern Astrophysics", 1926

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"Note on Photographs of Mars, 1926 by Ross", ca. 1927

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"Photographs of Venus made by infra-red and by violet light", March 22, 1927

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"What the wild light waves are saying about the Nebulae?", Nov. 14, 1927

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"Photographs of Mars made with Light of Different Colors", 1927

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"Photographs of Mars and Of Jupiter", 1927

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"Color photographs of the planets: An historical correction", 1929

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"Photographs of Jupiter as well as photograph captions", 1929

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"On Some Photographic Observations of Jupiter made at the Lick Observatory in 1928", 1929

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"The Moon as photographed by light of different colors", 1929

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"The Angular Diameter of the Sun, as measured during Partial Phase of the Eclipse of April 28, 1930", 1930

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"Viewing the Heavenly Bodies through Colored Glasses", March 22, 1932

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Lines in the Ultra-violet Spectra of Certain Planetary Nebulae 1934

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"On the focal length of the 36-inch refractor of the Lick Observatory, and the equivalent, in seconds of arc, of the revolution of the micrometer screw", 1934

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Private note book Feb-Aug 1935

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"Michelson's Method for the measurement of small angles and it's recent astronomical applications", ca. 1920-1930

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"A preliminary table of wave-lengths of the Nebulae lines", n.d.

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"A glance at the titles of the previous lectures of this series. . . ", n.d.

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"The practice of Astronomy. . . ", n.d.

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"In the last lecture we discovered the general characteristics of the spectra of stars and nebulae and gave brief outlines of the two current theories of stellar evolution", n.d.

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"I think I may assume for the purposes of this discussion that you are familiar with Dopplers' principal. . . ", n.d.

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Note on the effect of length of exposure of comparison standards in photometric measurements, n.d.

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"Note relating to early spectroscopic observation of the Nova Aquilae Nebula", n.d.

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"On the use of a spherical or partially-corrected mirror in the Cassegrain form of reflecting telescope", n.d.

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"Why Astronomy?", n.d.

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"A General report to the President . . . 1935-42", n.d.

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"Observing List: Stars having Typical Spectra", n.d.

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Interview with Wright, University Explorer program, Nov. 19

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Miscellaneous, unidentified items n.d.

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"Hydrodynamics" & "Santiago Diary", ca. 1900-1902, 2/28/1903-5/13/1903

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Private diary - Santiago, 6/13/1904-8/1/1904

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Private diary - Return trip from Chile, 3/19/1906 - 3/27/1906

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Private note book, February - April 1935