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Jeffers (Hamilton Moore) papers
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Correspondence 1924-1975

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically by last name or by first letter of last name of the correspondent.

Scope and Contents

This series contains Jeffers' professional correspondence throughout his career in astronomy.
Box 1, Folder 1

A 1939-1972

Box 1, Folder 2

B 1933-1964

Box 1, Folder 3

C 1942-1959

Box 1, Folder 4

D 1945-1970

Box 1, Folder 5

E 1949-1962

Box 1, Folder 6

F 1945-1961

Box 1, Folder 7

G 1950-1972

Box 1, Folder 8-9

H 1931-1971

Box 1, Folder 10-12

Hertzsprung, Ejnar 1937-1965

Box 1, Folder 13

I 1956-1973

Box 2, Folder 1

International Astronomical Union (IAU) 1960-1975

Box 2, Folder 2

J 1931-1966

Box 2, Folder 3

K 1935-1964

Box 2, Folder 4

L 1929-1975

Box 2, Folder 5

M 1931-1970

Box 2, Folder 6

Marsden, B.G. 1960-1974

Box 2, Folder 7

Maxwell, A.D. 1935-1941

Box 2, Folder 8

McLaughlin, Dean 1940-1941

Box 2, Folder 9

Merton, Gerald 1947-1958

Box 2, Folder 10

Muller, P. 1949-1959

Box 2, Folder 11

N 1924-1958

Box 2, Folder 12

National Science Foundation (NSF) 1954-1962

Box 3, Folder 1

O 1946-1967

Box 3, Folder 2

P 1932-1965

Box 3, Folder 3

Potwin, Leslie G. 1940-1944

Box 3, Folder 4

Q 1957

Box 3, Folder 5

R 1936-1974

Box 3, Folder 6

Roemer, Elizabeth 1956-1960

Box 3, Folder 7

Ross, F.E. 1951-1966

Box 3, Folder 8

S 1931-1974

Box 3, Folder 9

Schlesinger, Frank 1930-1936

Box 3, Folder 10

Shane, C.D. 1938-1973

Box 3, Folder 11

Stebbins, Joel 1940-1942

Box 3, Folder 12

Strand, K. Aa. 1937-1961

Box 3, Folder 13

Struve, Otto 1941-1955

Box 3, Folder 14

T 1938-1964

Box 3, Folder 15

U 1931-1950

Box 3, Folder 16

V 1936-1964

Box 3, Folder 17

Van den Bos 1947-1971

Box 4, Folder 1

Vinter Hansen, Julie 1936-1958

Box 4, Folder 2

W 1935-1973

Box 4, Folder 3

Whitford, A.E. 1957-1966

Box 4, Folder 4

Wright, W.H. 1938-1942

Box 4, Folder 5

Y 1932-1956

Box 4, Folder 6

Z 1931-1935

Box 4, Folder 7

Group letters 1953-1960

Box 4, Folder 8

Unidentified 1943-1972

 

Research 1931-1975

Scope and Contents

This series includes Jeffers' research notes as well as correspondence, reports, reprints, and other collected material on Jeffers' work on various projects, such as comets, double stars, and Mars.
Box 4, Folder 9

"Observations for the International Longitude Operation" 1933

Box 4, Folder 10

Lick Observatory work 1936-1960

Scope and Contents

includes annual reports
Box 4, Folder 11

Comets 1939-1956

Box 4, Folder 12

Mars 1953-1972

Box 4, Folder 13

Scale Value 36" 1954-1957

Box 7, Folder 1

Double stars 1952-1962

Box 4, Folder 14

Miscellaneous subject files 1931-1975

Scope and Contents

Includes reprints, clippings, articles, and other collected research materials on a variety of topics.
 

Personal 1907-1974

Box 5, Folder 1-3

Correspondence 1907-1974

Box 5, Folder 4

Jeffers family estate 1920-1960

Scope and Contents

Includes information on the Jeffers estate, trust, and Hamilton's will, and information on Anna McCord.
Box 5, Folder 5

Foreign trips 1938-1959

Scope and Contents

Includes materials from Jeffers' 1958 trip to Chile and Peru.
Box 5, Folder 6

Pilot's kit, licenses 1940-1973

Box 5, Folder 7

Receipts 1941-1961

Box 5, Folder 8

Lick Observatory employment 1947-1958

Box 5, Folder 9

Carmel house plans, blueprints undated

 

Student notebooks 1920

Box 5, Folder 10

Hansen's General Perturbations 1920

Box 5, Folder 11

Mathematics - Special functions 1920

Box 5, Folder 12

Satellite Theory 1920

Box 6, Folder 1-3

Air Force materials 1943-1952

Scope and Contents

This series includes reports, photographs, notes, and correspondence related to Jeffers' time as an operations analyst in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.
Box 6, Folder 4-7

Photographs circa 1895-1965 and undated

Scope and Contents

This series contains photographic prints, including portraits, and some negatives. Photographs mainly portray Jeffers and his family; views of the family homes, gardens, and pets; and Jeffers' work at Lick Observatory and during his time in the Air Force during World War II.