[Reber in 1988]
Reber in 1988. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber in 1912]
Reber in 1912. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber in front of U Tasmania telescope, 1986]
Reber in front of U Tasmania telescope, 1986. (Image courtesy "The Mercury", Hobart, Tasmania)



[Reber's antenna in Wheaton, IL]
Reber's antenna in Wheaton IL. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber chart recordings 1943]
Reber chart recordings, 1943. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber in 1970]
Reber in 1970. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber at telescope in Green Bank, 1960]
Reber at telescope in Green Bank, 1960. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber Telescope in Green Bank, 1984]
Reber Telescope in Green Bank, 1984. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber during Attu, Alaska, solar eclipse expedition, 1950]
Reber during Attu, Alaska, solar eclipse expedition, 1950. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber at telescope crank in Green Bank, 1988]
Reber at the Reber telscope crank in Green Bank, 1988. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber at receiver]
Reber at his receiver. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber at the reconstructed Jansky antenna, 1995]
Reber at the reconstructed Jansky antenna, 1995. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber's house in Bothwell, Tasmania]
Reber's house in Bothwell, Tasmania, 2003. (Image courtesy of Dave McConnell)



[Reber's house in Bothwell, Tasmania]
Reber's house in Bothwell, Tasmania, 2003. (Image courtesy of Dave McConnell)



[Reber and Arthur C. Clarke, 1969]
Reber and Arthur C. Clarke, 1969. (Image courtesy of John Kraus estate)



[Reber's telescope in Maui, Hawaii, 1952]
Reber's telescope in Maui, Hawaii, 1952. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber in 1937]
Reber in 1937. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber in 1988 at OSU]
Reber lectures at Ohio State Univ., Feb. 1988. (Photo by John Kraus, courtesy of John Kraus estate.)



[Reber receiving 1931 ham radio award]
Reber (far right) receiving ham radio award, December 1931. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber unpacking equipment in Green Bank, 1995]
Reber unpacking equipment in Green Bank, 1995. (NRAO/AUI/NSF image)



[Reber with Big Ear at OSU, 1962]
Reber at "Big Ear," Ohio State's radio telescope, 1962. (Image courtesy of Kraus estate)



[Reber's 144m wavelength array in Tasmania]
Reber's 144m wavelength array in Tasmania. (Image courtesy of Reber estate)



[Reber pulling wire]
Reber pulling wire in Tasmania. (Image courtesy of Reber estate)



[Reber in his electric car]
Reber in his electric car, Pixie. (Image courtesy of Reber estate)




Index to the Papers of Grote Reber: General Correspondence, 1934-1996

The General Correspondence Series includes all indexed and processed correspondence on all topics not included in other series in the collection. Additional items will be added to the index as processing of the collection continues. Extensive correspondence related to the shipment of 98 cases of equipment and papers to NRAO in 1994 is included in this unit. Correspondence related to Reber's receipt of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific's Bruce Medal, the Royal Astronomical Society's Jackson-Gwilt Medal, and the Russell Lectureship is included. The Bruce Medal is on public display at the Du Page County Illinois Historical Museum.

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Reber Correspondence: General
Date Writer Recipient Subjects Notes Format Related Material
3/30/1934 Commandant, Ninth Naval District Grote Reber Discharge from Naval Reserve Original with envelope
4/26/1937 Grote Reber Karl G. Jansky Questions related to 1932, 1933, 1935 Jansky articles Carbon copy
5/13/1937 Karl G. Jansky Grote Reber Response to Reber's letter of 4/26/1937 Original
5/28/1937 R.M. Langer Grote Reber Interstellar signals References Reber letter to Mt Wilson Observatory Original
6/15/1937 R.M. Langer Grote Reber Jansky radiation and efforts to confirm; where does Reber plan to do experiments Original
7/7/1937 Grote Reber R.M. Langer Collectors; Jansky radiation Carbon copy
2/23/1938 Grote Reber Karl G. Jansky Stellar static Carbon copy
10/25/1938 L.C. Hollands [RCA] Grote Reber Tube to regulate power supply Letter is on verso of sheet of telescope data for 26-29 Oct 1938, kept with telescope data Original
11/21/1938 Grote Reber Schuyler C. Reber Jr Results of observations, 10/10/1938-11/4/1938 Suggests SR contact Whipple Carbon copy SR notes on talk with Whipple, 12/16/1938
11/29/1938 Grote Reber Schuyler C. Reber Jr Gas clouds in Milky Way Mentions Jansky's original work Carbon copy
12/16/1938 Schuyler C. Reber Jr Grote Reber Notes on talk with Whipple Original
12/22/1938 Fred L. Whipple Grote Reber Reber's work, invitation to meet Original SR notes on talk with Whipple, 12/16/1938
12/25/1938 Grote Reber Fred L. Whipple Reber's work Carbon copy
1/5/1939 Grote Reber Edwin Hubble Comments on Hubble's book "Observational Approach to Cosmology"; red shift; Hydra cluster Carbon copy
1/9/1939 Edwin Hubble Grote Reber Red shift; Hydra cluster Original
4/4/1939 William B. Creagmile Grote Reber Response to Reber's request for a recording "Megger" testing set No copy of Reber's March 31, 1939 request to James G. Biddle Co. Original
4/26/1939 Fred L. Whipple Grote Reber Encourages Reber to continue experiments; response to Reber letter [12/25/1938?] Original
6/16/1939 Grote Reber Fred L. Whipple Position accepted with Belmont Radio Corp; corrections of earlier results, description of current work Carbon copy with original pencil drawing
1/22/1940 Philip C. Keenan Grote Reber Cosmic Static paper in ApJ; Henyey & Keenan paper Photocopy of letter in Publications series Original
1/26/1940 Philip C. Keenan Grote Reber Radiation from sun at 1m Original
1/27/1940 Grote Reber Philip C. Keenan Jansky data; apparatus and equipment Carbon copy
3/31/1940 Grote Reber Philip C. Keenan Cosmic Static paper in ApJ; solar data; new equipment Photocopy of letter in Publications series Carbon copy
8/29/1942 Grote Reber Edwin Hubble Travel of light through a medium Penciled note "No answer" Carbon copy
12/30/1944 Grote Reber Karl G. Jansky Sending copy of Cosmic Static Carbon copy
1/4/1945 Karl G. Jansky Grote Reber Cosmic Static papers; reception of noise from sun Reber's annotation: "Sent copies of Nature & Observatory reprints 5-19-47" Original
1/22/1945 Leah R. Smith Grote Reber Request for 2 reprints of 1944 ApJ Cosmic Static paper for Bell Labs library Reber's annotation: "Sent three copies 2-2-45" Original
2/9/1945 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Microwave radiation from the sun Original Filed with letter: preprint and reprint of Southworth: "Microwave Radiation from the Sun", J. Franklin Inst. 239: 285-295, 1945
2/17/1945 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Comments on Southworth's article; cosmic static Carbon copy Filed with letter: one sheet of handwritten calculations used in letter
2/19/1945 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Cosmic static Original
2/23/1945 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Instrumentation to measure cosmic static; possibility of Bell Labs sponsoring radio astronomy work Carbon copy Filed with letter: one sheet of handwritten calculations used in letter
5/9/1945 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Eclipse experiment Illustration drawn on copy Carbon copy
5/16/1945 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Eclipse experiment Original
8/30/1945 Jan H. Oort Grote Reber Building ultra-short wave instrument in Netherlands Original
9/17/1945 Grote Reber Jan H. Oort Reply to Oort's 8/30/1945 letter with detailed costs and notes Carbon copy
9/20/1945 Grote Reber George C. Southworth 480mc apparatus Carbon copy
10/31/1945 Grote Reber William L. Everitt Proposal to IRE president for committee to oversee/advise research project Carbon copy
11/8/1945 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Reber's 480mc experiments; Townes' comments on Southworth's J. Franklin Inst paper Original
12/29/1945 Grote Reber William L. Everitt Followup inquiry re 10/31/1945 letter Carbon copy
1/11/1946 William L. Everitt Grote Reber Response to Reber's letters; suggestion to try Navy's Office of Research and Invention Original
2/26/1946 Grote Reber Henry Butler Allen Request for reprint of Jan Schilt's speech at Franklin Institute Carbon copy Filed with letter: Franklin Institute's announcement of Jan Schilt's speech "Recent Trends in Astronomy"
3/11/1946 Oliver Perry Ferrell Grote Reber Use of photos supplied by Reber; Jan Schilt's Franklin Institute lecture about Reber's work Original
5/7/1946 Charles H. Townes Grote Reber Radio waves from Milky Way Original Filed with letter: abstract of Townes: "Interpretation of Cosmic Noise -- Radio Waves from Extraterrestrial Sources", April 1946 APS meeting
5/10/1946 Grote Reber Charles H. Townes Radio waves from Milky Way; 480mc data Carbon copy
6/24/1946 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Radiation from sun, Sagittarius Carbon copy Filed with letter: handwritten calculations on noise from sun, Sagitarrius
7/8/1946 Charles H. Townes Grote Reber Radio waves from Milky Way Original
7/16/1946 John Frayer Grote Reber Schilt's lecture unpublished; no reprints available Original
7/16/1946 Otto Struve Grote Reber Monograph on proposed program for cosmic static research Signed carbon copy Filed with letter: "Program for the Investigation of Cosmic Static", signed carbon copy dated July 15, 1946, with pencil annotations
7/18/1946 Grote Reber Charles H. Townes Radio waves from Milky Way; 480mc and other data Carbon copy
7/27/1946 Grote Reber Harlow Shapley Monograph on proposed program for cosmic static research Carbon copy Filed with letter: Financial summary sheet; "Program for the Investigation of Cosmic Static", signed carbon copy dated July 25, 1946
8/6/1946 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Hey et al article in Nature; Mueller's observations of Milky Way Original
8/16/1946 Charles H. Townes Grote Reber Request for Reber's comments on portion of paper Original Filed with letter: two-page section of Townes' paper on which he wants Reber's comments; preprint titled "Interpretation of Radio Radiation from Extraterrestrial Sources" (published as "Interpretation of Radio Radiation from the Milky Way": ApJ 105: 235-240, 1947)
8/21/1946 Grote Reber Charles H. Townes Beam width issues Carbon copy
9/14/1946 Grote Reber Arthur L. Bennett Reber's proposed program for cosmic static research; Oort's program for cosmic static research End of letter missing Carbon copy
9/18/1946 J-L. Steinberg Grote Reber Request for exchange of information on cosmic static research Letter sent to Reber at IRE Original
10/6/1946 Grote Reber A.G. Kandoian Potential loan of equipment if funding found for research program Carbon copy
10/6/1946 Grote Reber Harry W. Wells Support and financing of program for research Carbon copy
10/7/1946 Grote Reber Charles R. Burrows Coordinating Reber research with research at Office of Naval Research Carbon copy
10/7/1946 Grote Reber J-L. Steinberg Description of current research project Carbon copy
10/22/1946 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Reber and Greenstein article "Radio-Frequency Investigations of Astronomical Interest"; Townes paper Photocopy of original letter Filed with Publications series: original copy of letter, draft of paper, photocopy of 1947 published paper
10/22/1946 A.G. Kandoian Grote Reber Formal offer to loan lab equipment and help in solving antenna problem if funding found for research project Original Filed with letter: Kandoian's business card
10/23/1946 Charles R. Burrows Grote Reber Cornell's proposed research program, desire to cooperate with Reber; suggestion for meeting Original
10/24/1946 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Reber and Greenstein article "Radio-Frequency Investigations of Astronomical Interest"; comment on Townes paper Carbon copy Filed with Publications series: original copy of letter and proposed insert
10/29/1946 Grote Reber Charles R. Burrows Comments on Cornell program; invitation to visit Wheaton Carbon copy
11/3/1946 J-L. Steinberg Grote Reber Comments on Reber reprints; discussion of research Original
11/3/1946 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Error in observed intensity from sun Carbon copy
11/4/1946 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Error in observed intensity from sun Original
11/21/1946 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Observations of unusual solar phenomenon Carbon copy
11/22/1946 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Observations of unusual solar activity Presumed to be a copy of a telegram sent to Southworth, 11/22/1946, 7:20 a.m. Handwritten in pencil
11/22/1946 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Observations of unusual solar activity Telegram
11/23/1946 Grote Reber E. Bruce Taylor Exchange of tubes: current research End of letter missing Carbon copy
12/9/1946 Grote Reber K.A. Norton Further thoughts on solar phenomenon witnessed on 11/21/1946 End of letter missing Carbon copy
1/30/1947 E.R. Piore Grote Reber Refusal to fund Reber's request; reference to funding proposals of 8/19/1946 12/201946 Original Filed with letter: carbon copies of 8/19/1946 and 12/20/1946 funding proposals
2/5/1947 Grote Reber W.W. Salisbury Future visit to Salisbury at Collins Radio Co Carbon copy
2/24/1947 Grote Reber Jan H. Oort Request for current info on Oort's planned instrument, Reber's current research, Reber's expected move of work and equipment to NBS Carbon copy
3/1/1947 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Unusual solar activity in late 1946 Carbon copy
3/7/1947 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Solar activity; request that Southworth make solar intensity observations Carbon copy
3/13/1947 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Southworth has discontinued solar observations; Reber's possible move to NBS Original
3/25/1947 Jan H. Oort Grote Reber 25 meter mirror Original
5/7/1947 Joseph L. Pawsey Grote Reber Thanks for Reber reprints; desire to visit Wheaton Original
5/8/1947 J.C. Blankenstein Grote Reber Cost of copies of Werkspoor drawings of Dutch large mirror Original
5/13/1947 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Solar data Original Filed with letter: two data graphs
5/14/1947 Grote Reber Harry W. Wells Review of existing radio astronomy programs; proposal for research at 10mc to 30 mc Annotation: "Sent reprints of Nature and Observatory on 5-21-47 Carbon copy
5/16/1947 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Reprints received; meeting with Covington; confirmation of 11/21/1946 solar observations Carbon copy
5/19/1947 Grote Reber Arthur E. Covington Solar observations Carbon copy
5/19/1947 Grote Reber W.W. Salisbury Sending reprint; current solar radiation work Carbon copy
5/28/1947 Joseph L. Pawsey Grote Reber Measurement of intensity in Reber's 1944 paper on solar radio frequency noise Original
6/6/1947 Harry W. Wells Grote Reber General response to Reber's letter of 5/14/1947 Annotation: "Saw Wells on about June 17th. He showed me their place and described 200 mc radar receiver tests on the sun. We discussed low frequency antennas." Original
6/11/1947 C.M. Hepperle Grote Reber Solar activity Original
7/3/1947 A. Peace Grote Reber Solar activity and sunspots Letter sent to Yerkes with request to pass it on to Reber Original
7/8/1947 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Solar observations; copy of letter to Nature Original Filed with letter: Copy of letter to Nature with figures and photo
7/10/1947 Joseph L. Pawsey Grote Reber Thanks for reprint of Observatory article Original
7/18/1947 Grote Reber Arthur E. Covington Turning Covington's data over to Shapley; move to NBS; possibility of data from Pawsey Carbon copy
7/18/1947 Grote Reber C.M. Hepperle Sending print of 480mc results; move to NBS; invitation to undertake measurements;invitation to visit in DC Carbon copy
7/18/1947 Grote Reber Joseph L. Pawsey Solar intensity measurements; move to NBS; invitation to collaborate on solar recordings Carbon copy
7/21/1947 E.G. Bowen Grote Reber Thanks for reprint of Observatory article Mailed to Yerkes, forwarded to Wheaton Original
8/18/1947 C.M. Hepperle Grote Reber Desire to do solar measurements Original
8/18/1947 Alan H. Shapley Arthur E. Covington Sunspot numbers for June-July 1947 Reber's cc Carbon copy
8/20/1947 Jospeh L. Pawsey Grote Reber Solar activity research; proposed visit to DC Original
9/7/1947 Grote Reber Jospeh L. Pawsey Solar activity research; proposed Pawsey visit to DC Carbon copy
9/11/1947 Grote Reber A. Peace July 14 solar intensity measurements Carbon copy
9/26/1947 Grote Reber Scientific Research Liaison Office, Australian Embassy Request for reprint of Pawsey, Payne-Scott & McCready paper on solar radiation Carbon copy
10/8/1947 A. Peace Grote Reber Solar activity and sunspots Letter notes that "best copy" being sent because original "wrecked by my typewriter"; bank note enclosed for return air postage Signed carbon copy
10/8/1947 N.A. Whiffen Grote Reber Forwarding 9/26 reprint request to Australia Annotation: "Talked to Pawsey on 12-1-1-47" Original
10/18/1947 Grote Reber Karl G. Jansky Reber's work at NBS; sending "Cosmic Noise Investigations"; request for photos of Janksy antenna; MUSA Carbon copy Filed with letter: Carbon copy of "Cosmic Noise Investigations"
10/18/1947 Grote Reber H.C. Van de Hulst Query about A. Peace; invitation to visit Reber at NBS in DC Carbon copy
10/21/1947 Karl G. Jansky Grote Reber Comments on "Cosmic Noise Investigations"; Reber's photo requests Original Filed with letter: Photo of Jansky antenna, photo of MUSA [Bell Technical Journal, 1937, p. 342]
10/24/1947 A. Peace Grote Reber Heliocentric longitude and configuration of planets Original
10/27/1947 H.C. Van de Hulst Grote Reber Response about A. Peace Original
10/31/1947 I.M. Levitt Grote Reber Request for use of photos of Reber apparatus in article Original
11/1/1947 Grote Reber A. Peace Solar activity and planets Carbon copy
11/14/1947 Grote Reber I.M. Levitt Sending photos of apparatus; request for reprints of article Penciled annotation: "2 of mirror, 1 of recorder, 1 of traces in Cassiopeia, 1 of sun traces thru galaxy" Carbon copy
11/16/1947 A. Peace Grote Reber Measurements of solar activity Original
11/21/1947 Grote Reber Bengt Stromgren Sending copies of reprints and photos of mirror and data Penciled annotation: "Two view of mirror at Dec -32 & +35; Milkyway in Sagittarius, Two of sun thru milkyway" Carbon copy
11/21/1947 University of Chicago Press Grote Reber Permission to use Yerkes print N109 Original
11/25/1947 Bengt Stromgren Grote Reber Thanks for reprints and photos Original
11/29/1947 Grote Reber Bengt Stromgren Antenna array in Vorupur, Denmark Carbon copy
12/2/1947 A. Peace Grote Reber Solar radiation Reproduced letter sent to multiple people, with typewritten, signed personal note to Reber at bottom Original
12/12/1947 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Sagittarius and solar noise; copy of note from Terestrial Magnetism Original Filed with letter: "Microwave Sky Noise"
12/15/1947 C.H. Adams Grote Reber Receipt of payment for life membership in ASP Original
1/9/1948 W.P. Dolphin Grote Reber Dolphin's galactic noise work in England; looking for work in Canada or US Original
1/19/1948 Grote Reber W.P. Dolphin Possibilities for work in US and Canada Carbon copy
1/27/1948 Jan H. Oort Grote Reber Visit to DC Penciled annotation: "Took him & Clemence to Sterling in afternoon of 30th. Oort recommended I go to Geneva for IAU meeting next August. I would write letter to Condon." Original
2/2/1948 Grote Reber J.S. Hey Hey's work on Cygnus fluctuations Carbon copy
2/13/1948 Ralph E. Wiliamson Grote Reber Reber's work; request for photo of antenna Original
2/20/1948 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Photos of antenna; current work Carbon copy
3/31/1948 Grote Reber Joseph L. Pawsey Sending new paper on cosmic static Carbon copy
4/3/1948 J.S. Hey Grote Reber Cygnus fluctuations Original Filed with letter: reprint of Hey, Parsons, & Phillips: Nature 158: 234, 1946
4/6/1948 H.E. Greenwald Grote Reber Response to Reber's letter of 4/3/1948 asking about life membership in AAAS Original
4/15/1948 Joseph L. Pawsey Grote Reber Bolton's cosmic noise work; Lovell's completion of parabolic reflector at U Manchester Original Filed with letter: Reber's handwritten notes on Lovell's instrument as described to Denisse by Steinberg
5/18/1948 Ralph E. Wiliamson Grote Reber Reber's and Williamson's current work; search for "radio galactic equator" Original
5/20/1948 W.P. Dolphin Grote Reber Thanking Reber for helpful suggestions in 19 Jan letter Original
5/22/1948 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Sharing data; problems of publishing data in tabular form Carbon copy
6/3/1948 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Sending data Carbon copy
6/15/1948 Ralph E. Wiliamson Grote Reber Thanks for data; questions on equinox and accuracy of antenna axis Original
6/21/1948 Edward V. Appleton Grote Reber Request for reprints of cosmic noise papers Original
6/23/1948 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Solar observations Original Filed with letter: revised solar noise measurements for 1946 and 1947
6/29/1948 Grote Reber L. d'Azambuja Request for subscriprion information for IAU Quarterly Bulletin pt IV on solar radiation Carbon copy
7/6/1948 L. d'Azambuja Grote Reber Response to subscription request (in French) Original Filed with letter: Reber's handwritten summary in English
7/7/1948 Grote Reber Edward V. Appleton Cover letter sent with requested reprints Carbon copy
7/10/1948 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Answers to 6/15/1948 questions on equinox and axis; discussion of Sander's data Carbon copy
7/30/1948 Grote Reber Arthur E. Covington Solar flares on July 29 Carbon copy
8/3/1948 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Solar flares Original Filed with letter: 2 sketches of noise variations
9/9/1948 H.C. Van de Hulst Grote Reber Thanks for visit and discussions Original
11/4/1948 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Talk at AAS meeting in Dec 1948 Original
11/11/1948 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Recent research in radio astronomy Carbon copy
11/13/1948 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Solar observations Original Filed with letter: solar noise measurements for 1948
11/23/1948 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Galactic noise at galactic equator; antenna beam width Original
11/27/1948 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Antenna beam witdh Penciled annotation: "Saw Jesse on 12-30-48 at New Haven. He had some intersting pictures of Langer's original equipment. First a loop in city. Then a dipole in the desert." Carbon copy
1/18/1949 Ralph E. Wiliamson Grote Reber Request for photos, biographical info, info on early days of radio astronomy Original
1/25/1949 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Description of Reber's early interest in radio and building of antenna; Langer's work; communications with Jansky Carbon copy
4/5/1949 Grote Reber N. Nicolet Detailed discussion of instrumentation for studying solar and galactic radio waves; IRSAC Marked as "Rough draft", 7 pages with penciled annotations Carbon copy
11/10/1949 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Point sources for radio waves Carbon copy Filed with letter: handwritten notes on sources, relevant citations
1/16/1950 Grote Reber British Astronomical Assn Request and payment for Oct 1937 issue of J Brit Ast Assn Carbon copy Filed with letter: notes on costs, receipt for money order
1/20/1950 Grote Reber Donald Menzel Sending reprints; discusses Cygnus, solar radio waves Carbon copy
2/16/1950 Grote Reber Alice K. Jansky Condolences on Karl Jansky's death Handwritten copy of original Filed with letter: Janksy obituary, New York Times 2/16/1950
2/18/1950 Grote Reber American Institute of Physics Request and payment for February 1950 Physics Today Penciled annotation: "rec'd 3-16-50" Carbon copy Filed with letter: citation information for Ryle article on radio astronomy
3/25/1950 Alice K. Jansky Grote Reber Thanks for condolences Original
4/30/1950 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Electromagnetic energy Carbon copy
7/6/1950 Grote Reber K.O. Kiepenheuer Intensity vs frequency function Carbon copy Filed with letter: handwritten notes on 9/28/1950 meeting with Kiepenheuer covering equipment, problems associated with high altitude observatories, getting research funds from AEC; reprint of Kiepenheuer paper in Naturwissenschaften, 1950.
7/7/1950 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Regions to watch for variable sources of galactic noise Original
7/22/1950 K.O. Kiepenheuer Grote Reber Emission of radio waves in interstellar gas clouds; identification of radio stars in nearby clouds; magnetic field in interstellar clouds Original
8/10/1950 Grote Reber Senator Paul H. Douglas Current US foreign policy Carbon copy
8/10/1950 Grote Reber Representative Chauncey W. Reed Current US foreign policy Carbon copy
8/22/1950 Senator Paul H. Douglas Grote Reber Sending materials on US foreign policy Original Filed with letter: Statement of Lyndon B. Johnson on policies and procedures of Senate Armed Services Investigating Subcommittee
8/22/1950 Representative Chauncey W. Reed Grote Reber Sending materials on US foreign policy Original Filed with letter: 9 pamphlets and documents sent by Reed
10/3/1950 Grote Reber Otto Struve Response to Struve's form letter inquiry and questionnaire on important problems and achievements in current years Carbon copy Filed with letter: Struve's form inquiry, carbon of Reber's responses (no copy of questionnaire)
10/6/1950 Hermann Socher Grote Reber Request for reprints and copy of photo, ApJ 100, p. 280 Original
11/5/1950 Grote Reber Jan H. Oort Problems of govenrment-supported science in US; solar eclipse visit to Attu Alaska; current research at NBS; future cosmic static work; request for Oort's and Van de Hulst's reaction to Kiepenheuer ideas Carbon copy
11/5/1950 Grote Reber Hermann Socher Sending different photo and reprints Penciled annotation: list of items sent Carbon copy
11/19/1950 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Hyperfine structure of hydrogen; deuterium line Carbon copy
11/19/1950 Grote Reber Ralph E. Williamson Hyperfine structure of hydrogen; possible construction of equipment to look for hydrogen at 1420 Carbon copy
11/25/1950 Jan H. Oort Grote Reber Student making computations on radio radiation from galactic system Original
12/1/1950 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Hyperfine structure of hydrogen; deuterium line Original
12/9/1950 Grote Reber H.C. Van de Hulst Possible visit to NBS in 1951; pips in solar radio waves Carbon copy
12/17/1950 Grote Reber Editor, Manchester Guardian Request for copy of Manchester Guardian article about radio waves from Andromeda Nebula Carbon copy
12/23/1950 Grote Reber Senator Paul H. Douglas Current US foreign policy Carbon copy Filed with letter: Chicago Daily Tribune 12/21/1950 front page article which may have prompted Reber's letter
12/23/1950 Grote Reber Representative Chauncey W. Reed Current US foreign policy Carbon copy
12/28/1950 Editor, Manchester Guardian Grote Reber Manchseter Guardian article, 11/25/1950 Original Filed with letter: "Radio Stars in the Universe: A Discovery at Jodrell Bank" by A.C.B. Lovell, Manchester Guardian, 11/25/1950
1/2/1951 Grote Reber Senator Everett M. Dirksen Current US foreign policy Carbon copy
1/14/1951 Grote Reber D.W.R. McKinley Thanks for reprint sent; brief outline of current work in Hawaii Carbon copy
1/26/1951 Ivan Atanasijevic Grote Reber Request for reprint and photo of Reber; offer to send article on radio astronomy Original
1/31/1951 Bernard Kwal Grote Reber Request for reprint In French; note on verso lists reprints sent Original
2/10/1951 Grote Reber Ivan Atanasijevic Sending reprints; request for article previously offered Penciled annotation: "rec'd copy on 3-19-51" Carbon copy
2/21/1951 Senator Everett M. Dirksen Grote Reber Acknowledgement of Reber's 1/2/1951 letter Original
2/21/1951 Jospeh L. Pawsey Grote Reber Solar eclipse observations of 12 Sept 1950 Original
4/5/1951 Frank Kerr Grote Reber Ewen's discovery of 1420 Mc/s line Typed summary of Ewen's work, handwritten note from Kerr at bottom of page Original
4/11/1951 Grote Reber Senator Paul H. Douglas Removal of MacArthur, Truman, Acheson, Marshall Carbon copy
4/17/1951 Senator Paul H. Douglas Grote Reber Response to Reber's 4/11/1951 letter Original
5/17/1951 Joseph L. Pawsey Grote Reber Sending reprint on eclipse observations Original
7/24/1951 Stanley P. Wyatt, Jr Grote Reber Request for reference copies of reprints for use in U Mich graduate course in radio astronomy Original
7/30/1951 Grote Reber Stanley P. Wyatt, Jr Will send reprints on return from Hawaii Handwritten copy of original
9/1/1951 Alfred H. Joy Grote Reber Additional payments from AAS life members Original Dues table attached
9/23/1951 Grote Reber Alfred H. Joy AAS dues; description of current work in Hawaii Handwritten copy of original
10/2/1951 Alfred H. Joy Grote Reber AAS dues Original
10/8/1951 Grote Reber H.I. Ewen and E.M. Purcell Congratulations on 1420 hydrogen line emission work Handwritten copy of original
11/15/1951 H.C. Van de Hulst Grote Reber Visit to DC; comments on eclipse observations, solar pips, Kiepenheuer's work Original
11/21/1951 John P. Hagen Grote Reber Plans for IAU Symp on radio astronomy in Sydney; results from NRL 50ft dish Form letter with handwritten note on NRL results
11/26/1951 Grote Reber H.R. Villarreal Comments on memo on refraction in the solar atmosphere Handwritten copy of original Filed with letter: Villarreal's memo: "Our Sun Is Not as Big as It Looks"
12/14/1951 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Solar observations Original
12/14/1951 Grote Reber John P. Hagen Current work in Hawaii; comments on 50ft dish Penciled annotation: "Called up on 1-10-52. They were leaving for Sudan that afternoon, so I didn't see him." Carbon copy
12/31/1951 Grote Reber Walter Roberts Future of Climax Observatory [High Altitude Observatory]; negative opinions of govt agencies Carbon copy
1/3/1952 Grote Reber Martin Ryle Thanks for reprints; current work in Hawaii Carbon copy
1/12/1952 Walter Roberts Grote Reber Future of High Altitude Observatory; invitation to visit Original
1/18/1952 Grote Reber Newbern Smith GR submits paper: "Solar Radio Waves" Carbon copy Carbon copy of "Solar Radio Waves"
1/19/1952 Grote Reber Chief Engineers Branch, Wellington, New Zealand Questions about "Some Observations on Solar Noise" New Zealand Journal of Science and Technology Nov. 1947 Carbon copy
1/23/1952 Newbern Smith Grote Reber Thanks for manuscript; will turn it over to Joe Feinstein Original
2/20/1952 E. H. R Green Grote Reber GR's observations on solar noise questions Original Attached to letter: Summary of information obtained from observations
3/17/1952 Grote Reber Seth B. Nicholson GR's comments on Ellerman's "Solar Hydrogen 'Bombs'" Carbon copy
3/28/1952 Grote Reber Newbern Smith GR's memorandum "Source of Solar Radio Transients" Paper for Spring 1952 URSI meeting Original Attached to letter: "Source of Solar Radio Transients"
4/24/1952 L. Martin Grote Reber Solar noise bursts observed at Quartz Hill, New Zealand Original Attached to letter: Solar noise observed at Quartz Hill 1947-1952
4/29/1952 W. L Harrison Grote Reber Information anout solar noise bursts Original
10/28/1952 Grote Reber John Ruze Request for more information on Ruze's work on paraboloidal reflectors Carbon copy
11/17/1952 John Ruze Grote Reber Reflectors Original Filed with letter: Ruze report on "Effect of Aperture Distribution Errors on the Radiation Pattern"; sheets with additional curves.
4/20/1953 Grote Reber Merle A. Tuve Slides and manuscript for presentation at NAS meeting Carbon copy
4/23/1953 Merle A. Tuve Grote Reber NAS meeting Telegram
6/3/1953 Harry W. Wells Grote Reber NAS meeting; current DTM radio astronomy work Original Filed with letter: Enclosed program from National Academy of Sciences meeting
10/27/1953 Grote Reber Bart J. Bok Manuscript for AAAS meeting Carbon copy
11/3/1953 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Invitation to present at planned radio astronomy meeting Original Filed with letter: Enclosed announcement of meeting
11/5/1953 Bart J. Bok Grote Reber December AAAS meeting and January 1954 radio astronomy meeting Original
12/4/1953 Grote Reber Percy A. Campbell Comments on Campbell's article "Science of the Universe" Carbon copy Filed with letter: Reprint of Campbell, "Science of the Universe"; original letter in envelope marked as "Unclaimed. Return to sender"
1/12/1954 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Possible reimbursement for meeting expenses Carbon copy
1/22/1954 Grote Reber G.R. Ellis Request for reprints of "F-Region Triple Splitting" Carbon copy
3/4/1954 G.R. Ellis Grote Reber Triple splitting; sending reprint Original Filed with letter: "F-Region Triple Splitting": J. Atmospheric & Terrestrial Physics 3: 263, 1953
3/12/1954 John Pfeiffer Grote Reber Australian radio astronomy anecdotes; research on Jansky Original
3/12/1954 Grote Reber G.R. Ellis Proposed experiment on longitudinal mode of propagation Carbon copy
3/28/1954 G.R. Ellis Grote Reber Longitudinal propagation; offer to assist in measurements Date from Reber's annotation of postmark; letter undated Original
4/6/1954 Grote Reber G.R. Ellis Detailed questions on field station at Hobart in Tasmania Carbon copy
4/29/1954 G.R. Ellis Grote Reber Information on Tasmania and Hobart; possibilities for Reber's experiments Original
6/23/1954 Grote Reber G.R. Ellis Questions about instrumentation in Hobart; Reber sending equipment Carbon copy
6/6/1954 G.R. Ellis Grote Reber Diagram of Hobart field station; X-hole and Z-hole Original Filed with letter: diagram and table
10/13/1954 John Pfeiffer Grote Reber Pfeiffer's current status; inquiry about results of Reber's 50mc and 100mc research and what Reber will do in Australia Original
12/20/1954 Grote Reber John Pfeiffer Problems with writing up Hawaii results; plans for research using hole in ionosphere Handwritten copy of original
12/24/1954 John Pfeiffer Grote Reber Sending 3rd chapter of book for review; questions about hole in ionosphere research; hope that someone will find deuterium line Original
1/31/1955 Grote Reber John Pfeiffer Comments on book chapter; Jansky's work; Gordon Stagner's work on circuit noise; R.H. Langer's confirmation of Jansky's findings; jamming of German WW2 radar by bursts of solar transients Handwritten copy of original
3/5/1955 John Pfeiffer Grote Reber Questions on hole in ionosphere; review of Pfeiffer's visit to NRL Original
3/12/1955 John Pfeiffer Grote Reber Thanks for and discussion of Reber's comments of book chapter; sending chapter on Jansky Original
3/14/1955 Grote Reber John Pfeiffer Ionosphere work; comments on support of research Carbon copy
3/21/1955 John Pfeiffer Grote Reber Book chapters; plans to attend Jodrell Bank meeting; comments on support for radio astronomy Original
6/15/1955 Grote Reber John Pfeiffer Comments on book chapters; brief comments on Reber's current research Handwritten copy of original Filed with letter: copy of Reber bio from IRE Proc, rewritten by Reber
7/16/1955 Grote Reber Federal Communications Commission Reserving bandwith for radio observations Carbon copy Filed with letter: FCC Public Notice 55-483, 4/21/1955, on Radio-Astronomy Frequency Requirements
8/22/1955 John Pfeiffer Grote Reber Book chapters; visit to Jodrell Bank and Royal Radar Establishment Original
11/8/1955 Grote Reber T. Hytten Thanks for help from University of Tasmania and staff Carbon copy
11/10/1955 T. Hytten Grote Reber Acknowledgement of Reber's 11/10/1955 letter Original
11/11/1955 Gordon Newstead Grote Reber Request for purchase of items in US Original
1/29/1956 Grote Reber G.R. Ellis Proofs of JGR article returned; future instrumentation in Tasmania; ionosphere data from Peru; ionosphere data from Canada Handwritten copy of original
11/20/1956 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Comments on Southworth's Scientific Monthly article; description of Reber's long wire in Hobart Carbon copy Filed with article: reprint of Southworth: "Early History of Radio Astronomy", Scientific Monthly 82 (Feb): 55, 1956
1/1/1957 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Comments and questions on Reber's current work; sending requested reprints Original Filed with letter: Southworth: "Certain Factors Affecting the Gain of Directive Antennas", reprinted from Proc. IRE 18: 1502, 1930
4/8/1957 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Cosmic static at 520kc; cross antennas; request for Foster reprint Carbon copy
4/30/1957 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Cross antennas; 520kc observations; Foster reprint Southworth's date on letter is "April 31, 1957"; Reber notes letter was postmarked on May 2 Original Filed with letter: Foster: "Directive Diagrams of Antenna Arrays", reprinted from Bell System Technical Journal 5: 292, 1926
5/3/1957 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Correction to letter of 4/31/1947 Original
7/24/1957 Jean Weston Grote Reber Request from reporter from DuPage Press to do a feature article on Reber Original Filed with letter: newspaper clipping (date on verso is 7/24/1957) showing Reber house being moved from original Seminary Ave location
5/15/1958 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Sending reprints; work on Haleakala data; pending move to Green Bank Carbon copy
8/5/1958 Grote Reber Postmaster, Memphis TN Request for address of American Automotive Supply Original
8/7/1958 Postmaster, Memphis TN Grote Reber Form letter: regs prohibit giving out addresses Original Photocopy filed with carbon copy of letter in Family Correspondence series
9/3/1958 James P. Friend Grote Reber Carbon-14 dating Original
9/10/1958 Grote Reber James P. Friend Charcoal dating Carbon copy
9/22/1958 Grote Reber James P. Friend Charcoal dating Carbon copy
9/24/1958 Milton A. Trautman Grote Reber Carbon-14 results Original
10/28/1958 Grote Reber Milton A. Trautman Reply to Trautman's 9/24/1958 letter Carbon copy
11/14/1958 Grote Reber Alfred Kelleher Hawaii lava flows; carbon dating; 85 ft. telescope dedication; foundation poured for 140 ft. telescope Carbon copy
11/14/1958 Milton A. Trautman Grote Reber Radio-carbon analysis results Original
11/17/1958 Isotopes Inc. Research Corporation Carbon-14 invoice Carbon copy
11/28/1958 Alfred Kelleher Grote Reber Reply to Reber's 11/14/1958 letter re: lava flows Original
12/2/1958 Grote Reber Paul Damon C-14 analysis of Maui lava flows Carbon copy
1/16/1959 Harlow Shapley Grote Reber Request for permission to use Reber's 1940 Astrophysical Journal paper in "Source Book of Astronomy" Original
1/20/1959 Grote Reber Harlow Shapley Permission to use 1940 Astrophysical Journal paper Carbon copy
2/18/1959 Harlow Shapley Grote Reber Request for glossy photo of Wheaton instrument Original
3/5/1959 Grote Reber Harlow Shapley Sending photos of Wheaton instrument Carbon copy
3/11/1959 Paul Damon Grote Reber Carbon-14/CO2 gas method re: lava flows Includes Operating Proceedure Carbon-14 Age Determination Lab. UA Original
3/16/1959 Grote Reber Paul Damon Reply to Damon 3/1//1959 letter re: lava flows Carbon copy
7/23/1959 G.A. Miller Grote Reber Request for report outlining design of large dishes Original
8/3/1959 Grote Reber G.A. Miller Sending copy of 3/12/1955 memo Penciled note: "From NRAO" Carbon copy Filed with letter: Signed carbon copy of "Large Mirror Design", 3/12/1955
10/?/1959 Otto Struve Grote Reber Note asking for summary of GR's comments about radio observations from space vehicles Original Filed with letter: Grote Reber : Radio Astronomy from Space Vehicles. 24 October 1959
11/5/1959 Lillian Ness Grote Reber Struve asks GR for information regarding Cerenkov radiation, referring to a letter he received from Leo Goldberg Original
11/7/1959 Grote Reber Otto Struve GR's reply to Struve letter 11/5/1959 Carbon copy Filed with letter: Undated telegram from Struve thanking Reber for letter and reprint
1/26/1960 Leo B. Weiner Grote Reber Old radio Original Filed with letter: enclosed newspaper clipping about Reber's collection of old radios (from unknown Erie PA area newspaper)
3/3/1960 A.J. Higgs Grote Reber Visit to CSIRO Radiophysics Original
4/5/1960 Bernard Y. Mills Grote Reber Observations with cross antenna Original
4/15/1960 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Inquiry about materials at Bell Labs to aid in constructing replica of Jansky antenna in Green Bank Carbon copy
4/20/1960 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Reconstruction of Jansky antenna in Green Bank; refers Reber to A.L. Beck at Bell Labs Original
4/22/1960 Grote Reber Bernard Y. Mills Observations with cross antenna Carbon copy
4/28/1960 Joseph L. Pawsey Grote Reber Observations with cross antenna Original
5/20/1960 Frances L. Orkin Grote Reber Request for photo of Wheaton telescope for textbook "Modern Space Science" Penciled note: "didn't answer" Original
6/27/1960 Morton D. Hull Grote Reber Caption to identify Reber in forthcoming "Saturday Evening Post" article Original
7/5/1960 Grote Reber Morton D. Hull Caption to identify Reber in forthcoming "Saturday Evening Post" article Carbon copy
7/7/1960 Patricia B. Snyder Grote Reber Caption to identify Reber in forthcoming "Saturday Evening Post" article Original
7/8/1960 M.Josephine Doty Grote Reber Reber's request for glossy photo Original
7/26/1960 A.C. Beck Grote Reber Reconstruction of Jansky antenna in Green Bank Original Filed with letter: reminder notes for forthcoming visit; Reber's handwritten summary of 7/19/1960 visit
8/11/1960 M.Josephine Doty Grote Reber Sending glossy photo Original Filed with letter: 2 copies of glossy print of Fig. 12 of R.N. Foster: Directive Diagrams of Antenna Arrays, Bell Syst. Tech. J, 1926
8/29/1960 Grote Reber Martin Ryle Request for copy of article Carbon copy
8/29/1960 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Cross antennas; reconstruction of Jansky antenna in Green Bank Carbon copy
9/1/1960 Martin Ryle Grote Reber Citation for requested article; no reprints Original
9/2/1960 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Cross antennas Original
9/8/1960 B. Lynds Grote Reber Southworth's "Principles and Applications of Waveguide Transmission" ordered Original On verso of Reber's undated note requesting that Southworth book be ordered for Green Bank library
9/29/1960 Jean E. Samson Grote Reber Request for photo of Wheaton telescope for textbook "Modern Space Science" Original
10/3/1960 Grote Reber Jean E. Samson Sending requested photo Penciled note: "From NRAO" Carbon copy
10/12/1960 John B. Irwin Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Original
10/31/1960 Grote Reber John B. Irwin Reconstruction of Reber's Wheaton telescope in Green Bank; Russell Lectureship Carbon copy
11/2/1960 John B. Irwin Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Original
12/5/1960 Grote Reber Editor, Institute of Radio Engineers Cover letter for submitted letter for correspondence section of Proceedings on unusual tube No copy of submitted letter to IRE Proceedings Carbon copy
12/5/1960 Grote Reber A.R. Thompson Model T wheels and axles for reconstruction of Jansky antenna in Green Bank Carbon copy
12/22/1960 D. Martin Collector of Customs, Hobart, Tasmania Release of scientific equipment for Reber Unsigned typed copy
1/5/1961 John M. Boyle Grote Reber Large steerable parabola proposal Original Filed with letter: John M. Boyle: "A Proposal for a Very Large Antenna for Radio Astronomy, Space Communications and Long-Range Radar"
2/17/1961 Grote Reber Jerome B. Wiesner Introductory letter Carbon copy
2/24/1961 Grote Reber E.K. Gannett Proc IRE notes on old radio equipment; proposal for professional group on History of Radio Carbon copy
3/1/1961 E.K. Gannett Grote Reber Professional group on History Original
3/2/1961 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber 1883 reference on production of light beats Original
3/9/1961 Richard G. Young Grote Reber Sending complimentary copy of "Modern Space Science" Original
3/16/1961 Elaine Mahoney Grote Reber Wiesner will welcome correspondence Original
3/22/1961 Grote Reber John M. Boyle Comments on Boyle's proposal for large steerable parabola Carbon copy
3/22/1961 Grote Reber John P. Hagen NRAO 140ft telescope Carbon copy
3/31/1961 Grote Reber Jerome B. Wiesner NRAO 140ft telescope Carbon copy
4/6/1961 Jerome B. Wiesner Grote Reber Referring letter on 140ft to Alan Waterman Original
4/14/1961 Grote Reber Arthur E. Covington Old radio gear; low frequency experiments Carbon copy
4/20/1961 Alan T. Waterman Grote Reber NRAO 140ft telescope Original
5/9/1961 Grote Reber Alan T. Waterman NRAO 140ft telescope cc sent to Jerome B. Wiesner Carbon copy Filed with letter: handwritten notes for draft of letter
5/9/1961 Grote Reber Jerome B. Wiesner Cover letter for copy of letter to Waterman Carbon copy
6/7/1961 Alan T. Waterman Grote Reber Acknowledgement of Reber's 5/9/1961 letter Original
11/14/1961 Grote Reber Alan T. Waterman Comparison of 210ft telescope at Parkes to NRAO 140ft Carbon copy
11/22/1961 Sturla Einarsson Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original Filed with letter: Astronomical Society of the Pacific statutes on awarding of Bruce Medal
11/29/1961 Alan T. Waterman Grote Reber Parkes 210ft and NRAO 140ft Original
12/1/1961 Grote Reber Sturla Einarsson Bruce Medal Carbon copy
12/28/1961 Grote Reber Joseph L. Pawsey Congratulations on appointment as NRAO Director Carbon copy Filed with letter: archival photocopies of New York Times, Sydney Herald articles
12/28/1961 Grote Reber Alan T. Waterman Congratulations to NSF on Pawsey appointment; proposal to build working models of large radio telescopes in Green Bank; bean experiments Carbon copy Filed with letter: version of letter labeled "Original draft. Never sent as too rough!"
1/5/1962 Joseph L. Pawsey Grote Reber Thanks for congratulations Handwritten original
1/17/1962 Alan T. Waterman Grote Reber Thanks for congratulations; comments on building telescope models in Green Bank Original
1/18/1962 Seth B. Nicholson Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original
1/18/1962 Harlan J. Smith Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Original
2/2/1962 Grote Reber Seth B. Nicholson Bruce Medal Carbon copy
2/12/1962 Grote Reber Harlan J. Smith Russell Lectureship Carbon copy
2/19/1962 Harlan J. Smith Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Original
3/2/1962 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Request for info on early radio astronomy instrument in desert Carbon copy
3/6/1962 E.G. Bowen Grote Reber Reber given status of Honorary Research Fellow in Radio Astronomy Original
3/?/1962 Grote Reber E.G. Bowen Honorary Research Fellow in Radio Astronomy - response Undated Carbon copy
3/13/1962 Jesse L. Greenstein Grote Reber Description of Potapenko's instrument and experiment Original Filed with letter: sketches from Potapenko's notebook
3/15/1962 Grote Reber Seth B. Nicholson Bruce Medal Carbon copy
3/21/1962 Harlan J. Smith Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Telegram
3/23/1962 Grote Reber Harlan J. Smith Russell Lectureship Handwritten copy of original
3/27/1962 Grote Reber Jesse L. Greenstein Material Greenstein sent on 3/13/1962; rotating rhombic vs dipole antennas Carbon copy
3/28/1962 Seth B. Nicholson Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original Filed with letter: Carbon copy of Nicholson's award speech, PASP issue for June 1962 containing award announcement
3/28/1962 Harlan J. Smith Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Original
4/6/1962 Grote Reber Seth B. Nicholson Bruce Medal Carbon copy
4/23/1962 Seth B. Nicholson Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original
4/26/1962 Vera Graves Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original
5/7/1962 Grote Reber Vera Graves Bruce Medal Carbon copy
6/26/1962 Sturla Einarsson Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original
8/1/1962 Sturla Einarsson Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original
8/8/1962 Grote Reber Sturla Einarsson Bruce Medal Carbon copy
8/9/1962 Novice Fawcett Grote Reber Invitation from Ohio State University President to reception for graduates Date from postmark; sent c/o John Kraus Original Filed with letter: postcard showing Ohio State radio telescope
8/10/1962 Novice Fawcett Grote Reber Invitation to luncheon for Ohio State honorary degree recipients Date from postmark; sent c/o John Kraus Original
8/16/1962 Marjorie Fawcett Grote Reber Invitation to dinner for honorary degree recipients Date from postmark; sent c/o John Kraus Original
8/22/1962 Sturla Einarsson Grote Reber Bruce Medal Original
8/30/1962 Grote Reber Jacob Feld Comment on Feld's "Radio Telescope Structures" Penciled note: "Sent 'Reversed Bean Vines'" Carbon copy Filed with letter: Jacob Feld: "Radio Telescope Structures", Annals NY Acad Sci 93: 351-456, 1962
9/14/1962 Grote Reber Sturla Einarsson Bruce Medal Carbon copy
9/14/1962 Grote Reber Warren L. Green Old radio equipment, visit to Seattle Carbon copy
9/17/1962 Grote Reber Harlan J. Smith Russell Lectureship Carbon copy
9/20/1962 Harlan J. Smith Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Original
9/26/1962 Grote Reber Geoffrey Keller Cover letter for proposal submitted to NSF on "Steerable Parabolic Radio Telescopes" Signed carbon copy Filed with letter: copy of proposal. See Reber's letter of 4/17/1963 for added pages on cost information.
9/28/1962 Frank K. Edmondson Grote Reber Russell Lectureship Original
10/10/1962 Susan Peeke Grote Reber Sending requested patent Original Filed with letter: US Patent 1,519,621 "Rheostat"
10/11/1962 Elliot Sivowitch Grote Reber Old radio equipment at Smithsonian Original Filed with letter: Reber's handwritten notes on equipment at Smithsonian
10/18/1962 Correspondence on beans, 1 folder covering 10/18/1962 through 4/20/1966
10/22/1962 Grote Reber N.U. Mayall Comments on Mayall's Crab Nebula article; discussion of Reber data Penciled note: "Sent Proc IRE, Oct 1948, p. 1215-8" Carbon copy Filed with letter: N.U. Mayall: "The Story of the Crab Nebula", Science 137: 91-102, 1962
10/29/1962 Grote Reber Sturla Einarsson Bruce Medal; expense reimbursement Carbon copy Filed with letter: Reber's notes on published announcements of Bruce Medal award
10/31/1962 N.U. Mayall Grote Reber Reber's first radio observations of Crab Nebula; congratulations on receipt of Bruce Medal Original
11/2/1962 Warren L. Green Grote Reber Customs issues for shipping old radio equipment to Tasmania Handwritten original Filed with letter: June 1962 photo taken at Quarter Century Wireless Association
11/5/1962 Sturla Einarsson Grote Reber Bruce Medal; expense reimbursement Original
11/5/1962 Grote Reber John Galt Thanks for visit to Penticton Reber misspells as Gault Carbon copy Filed with letter: notes on names and addresses, two pencil drawings of dipoles
11/6/1962 Vera Graves Research Corporation Bruce Medal expense reimbursement for Reber Reber's cc Carbon copy
12/12/1962 Charles F. Penhallow Grote Reber Time Magazine article on radio astronomy, 12/14/1962 Original
12/12/1962 Grote Reber Elliot Sivowitch Old radio equipment Carbon copy
12/21/1962 Grote Reber Roy Alexander Request for copy of photo in Time article of 12/14/1962 Carbon copy
1/23/1963 Marylois Purdy Grote Reber Photo in Time article of 12/14/1962 Original Filed with letter: clipping of Time article from 12.14.1962 issue
2/25/1963 Grote Reber V. Bargmann Bargmann article in Science 138: 1351, 1962 Carbon copy See Reber's letter to Science 140: 1362, 1963; related material in Publications collection
3/11/1963 Elliot Sivowitch Grote Reber Electronic instruments in Smithsonian collection Original
3/25/1963 Grote Reber Geoffrey Keller Followup inquiry re grant proposal submitted to NSF 9/29/1962 Carbon copy
4/3/1963 Harold H. Lane Grote Reber Request for budget breakdown on grant proposal submitted to NSF 9/29/1962 Original
4/17/1963 Grote Reber Harold H. Lane Submission of budget breakdown for grant submittedto NSF 9/29/2963 Carbon copy Filed with letter: budget breakdown to add to original proposal as pages 10 and 11
4/30/1963 National Science Foundation Grote Reber Acknowledgement of receipt of proposal P-15057, Steerable Parabolic Radio Telescope Original
8/23/1963 Grote Reber Bart J. Bok Sending copies of correspondence with NSF for Bok's comments Carbon copy
9/3/1963 Grote Reber Bart J. Bok Changing date of Reber's talk to Bok's group Penciled note: "By letter of 11/9/63 he suggests Tuesday 19/11/63 at 3:15 pm" Carbon copy
9/9/1963 W.W. Pleasants Grote Reber Reconstructing Jansky antenna at Green Bank Original
9/11/1963 Bart J. Bok Grote Reber Change of date for Reber's talk; Reber's proposal to NSF Original
9/14/1963 Grote Reber Leland J. Haworth Request for info on Reber's proposal to NSF submitted 9/26/1962; US science Carbon copy
9/16/1963 Bart J. Bok Harold H. Lane Comments on Reber's scientific importance and his proposal to NSF Reber's blind cc Copy
9/16/1963 Grote Reber W.W. Pleasants Reconstructing Jansky antenna at Green Bank Carbon copy
9/20/1963 Gerard F.W. Mulders Grote Reber Explanation of NSF delays in considering Reber's proposal Original
9/23/1963 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Jansky's instrumentation work in 1931; Reber's current work with circular array over 1 sq km Carbon copy
9/27/1963 A.R. Thompson Grote Reber Reconstructing Jansky antenna at Green Bank Original
9/30/1963 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Congratulations on receipt of Cresson Medal; Jansky's work at Bell Labs Original
10/4/1963 Grote Reber W.W. Pleasants Reconstructing Jansky antenna at Green Bank Carbon copy
10/7/1963 Grote Reber A.R. Thompson Reconstructing Jansky antenna at Green Bank Carbon copy
10/23/1963 Grote Reber Bart J. Bok Date of talk at Mt. Stromlo; Bok's letter to NSF; proposal to NASA Carbon copy
10/25/1963 Bart J. Bok Grote Reber Arrangements for talk at Stromlo; proposal negotiations with NSF and NASA Original
11/27/1963 Bernard S. Finn Grote Reber Model of Reber antenna for Smithsonian Original
12/9/1963 Grote Reber Bernard S. Finn Model of Reber antenna for Smithsonian; reconstruction drawings in Green Bank Carbon copy
12/12/1963 Bernard S. Finn Grote Reber Model of Reber antenna for Smithsonian; questions about reconstruction drawings Original
12/18/1963 Grote Reber Bernard S. Finn Reconstruction of Reber antenna in Green Bank Carbon copy
1/14/1964 Grote Reber Arthur J. Higgs Radio map of Large Magellanic Cloud Carbon copy
1/22/1964 Arthur J. Higgs Grote Reber Citation for radio map of Large Magellanic Cloud Original
2/4/1964 M.U.R. Grote Reber Rhys Jones' schedule Signed only with initials; might also be M.U.B. Original Filed with letter: Notes on Rys Jones schedule
7/28/1964 Grote Reber Arthur E. Covington Solar observations; efforts to get information on critical frequencies from Hartz and Nelms Carbon copy
8/4/1964 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber 10 cm solar work; Reber's antenna work Original
9/2/1964 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Information from Hartz and Nelms; antennas under construction at Penticton Original Filed with letter: two photos of solar patrol antenna at Penticton
9/14/1964 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Archaeology at Rocky Cape; thanks for document sent Carbon copy Filed with letter: Document 64/185 - Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Interim Council Meeting, 4th-5th Septemebr 1964
9/18/1964 Grote Reber Arthur E. Covington Sugar Grove; photos Carbon copy
9/21/1964 Gordon H. Evans Grote Reber Inquiry about quote from Reber in article in "Flying Saucers" issue of October 1964 Original Filed with letter: Photocopy of article from "Flying Saucers", issue 38, October 1964
9/28/1964 Grote Reber Gordon H. Evans Quote in "Flying Saucers" inaccurate Carbon copy
10/6/1964 Rhys Jones Grote Reber Expeditions to West Point and Rocky Cape; invitation to visit sites Original
10/26/1964 Grote Reber David S. Heeschen Request for photo of reconstructed Jansky antenna; error in placement of counterweights on reconstructed Reber antenna Carbon copy
11/6/1964 Wallace R. Oref Grote Reber Photograph of Jansky Original Filed with letter: glossy photo of Jansky at Bell Labs
11/13/1964 Wallace R. Oref Grote Reber Photograph of reconstructed Jansky antenna Original Filed with letter: glossy photo of reconstructed Jansky antenna in Green Bank
11/17/1964 Grote Reber Wallace R. Oref Thanks for photos Carbon copy
1/6/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Proposal to join Jones at West Point and continue to Rocky Cape Carbon copy
1/13/1965 John W. Findlay Grote Reber Largest feasible steerable paraboloid Reproduced letter sent to multiple people Original Filed with letter: List of addressees
1/19/1965 Rhys Jones Grote Reber Work at West Point; schedule Original Filed with letter: Reber's partial transcription of Jones' handwritten letter
1/21/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Schedule for visit to West Point and Rocky Cape Carbon copy Filed with letter: notes on accommodations
1/22/1965 Grote Reber John W. Findlay Largest feasible steerable paraboloid Carbon copy
1/28/1965 Rhys Jones Grote Reber Work at West Point; Reber's visit Original
2/8/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Rocky Cape carbon date Carbon copy
2/15/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Draft of article on "Age of Tasmanian Aborigines"; Reber's forthcoming visit to Jones' site Carbon copy
4/2/1965 Grote Reber John W. Findlay Largest feasible steerable paraboloid Photocopy of original Original filed with LFST materials in John w. Findlay papers
4/20/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Aboriginal Carbon Dates from Tasmania manuscript Original correspondence; photocopy in Archaeology/Anthropology series Carbon copy
5/28/1965 Grote Reber Wallace R. Oref Photos and description of Reber's installation at Bothwell Carbon copy
5/31/1965 Grote Reber Giorgio Abetti Comments on Abetti article on sunspots, ASP Leaflet 432, June 1965 Carbon copy
6/15/1965 Rhys Jones Grote Reber Carbon dates; Reber's article given to Richard Wright for "Mankind"; plans for expedition to West Point Original
6/7/1965 Giorgio Abetti Grote Reber Sunspot observations Original
6/22/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Aboriginal Carbon Dates from Tasmania manuscript additions Original correspondence; photocopy in Archaeology/Anthropology series Carbon copy
6/25/1965 Grote Reber Arthur E. Covington Alouette data from Nelms; sending photos Carbon copy
7/1/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones "Mankind" article; visit to West point site; article in Science 139, 332, 1963 on rise in sea levels Carbon copy Filed with letter: notes on Science 139: 332, 1963 on rise in sea levels
7/14/1965 Rhys Jones Grote Reber Trip to West Point; possible visit to Bruny Isle Original Filed with letter: reprints on Jones' 1963-64 expeditions
7/26/1965 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Visit to Bruny Isle Carbon copy
7/27/1965 Grote Reber Bernard S. Finn Model of Reber antenna for Smithsonian Carbon copy
8/27/1965 Charles M. Huffer Grote Reber Permission to publish photo of Wheaton telescope Original
9/2/1965 Grote Reber Charles M. Huffer Permission to publish photo of Wheaton telescope; new print of faint source in Pictor Carbon copy
9/9/1965 Arthur E. Covington Grote Reber Thanks for photos Original
9/20/1965 Bernard S. Finn Grote Reber Model of Reber antenna for Smithsonian Original
12/22/1965 F.D. McCarthy Grote Reber Information on publication of radiocarbon dates in Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies newsletter Form letter; photocopy of original, which was on thermal paper Original
2/9/1966 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Thanks for report sent; status of "Mankind" article; carbon dates Carbon copy Filed with letter: Rhys Jones: "Second Archaeological Report for field season in Tasmania Summer 1964-64"; includes mention of Reber's work with Jones
3/13/1965 Rhys Jones Grote Reber Article in "Mankind"; processing data from previous year; intent to work again in Tasmania in following summer Original
4/18/1966 Grote Reber M.M. Small Comments on LFST progress report 8 Letter found with John Findlay's LFST meeting minutes Original
6/24/1966 Grote Reber Charles M. Huffer Replace print of Pictor source with better one of Centaurus source Carbon copy
7/7/1966 McGraw-Hill Book Company Grote Reber Sending copy of Kraus: "Radio Astronomy" Original
7/14/1966 Grote Reber Senator Carl T. Curtis Science funding and policy in the US; request for copy of resolution S-231 Carbon copy
7/14/1966 Grote Reber Senator Emilio Q. Daddario Science funding and policy in the US Carbon copy
7/14/1966 Grote Reber Rep. Joe L. Evins Science funding and policy in the US Carbon copy
7/19/1966 Senator Carl T. Curtis Grote Reber Thanks for letter, sending copy of S-231 Original Filed with letter: copy of Senate Resolution 231
7/21/1966 Senator Emilio Q. Daddario Grote Reber Thanks for letter Original
7/21/1966 Grote Reber Everett H. Hurlburt Proposals to NSF for radio astronomy experiments at 30m or longer Carbon copy
7/22/1966 John D. Kraus Grote Reber Has requested that McGraw-Hill send copy of "Radio Astronomy" Original
8/2/1966 Grote Reber John D. Kraus Request for reprint from Kraus; sending Reber reprint Carbon copy
8/8/1966 Grote Reber Frederick Seitz Astronomy panels; sending Science reprint Carbon copy
8/25/1966 Grote Reber Frederick Seitz Science funding; Mohole Penciled annotation: "Sent JFI, Jan 66" Carbon copy
9/6/1966 Grote Reber Everett H. Hurlburt Followup on 7/21/1966 letter Carbon copy
9/9/1966 Frederick Seitz Grote Reber Science funding; Mohole Original
9/16/1966 R.G. Coldwell Grote Reber Sending copy of Kraus: "Radio Astronomy" at Kraus's request Original
9/19/1966 Grote Reber John B. Irwin Comments on reprint "Training of an Astronomer" Carbon copy Filed with letter: J. Irwin: The Training of an Astronomer: Science 152, 1597, 1966.
9/20/1966 John A. O'Keefe Grote Reber Darwin glass Original
9/26/1966 Grote Reber Senator Fred R. Harris Science funding and policy in the US Carbon copy
9/29/1966 Grote Reber R.G. Coldwell Copy of Kraus book received Carbon copy
10/11/1966 Senator Fred R. Harris Grote Reber Science funding and policy in the US Original
10/11/1966 Everett G, Hurlburt Grote Reber Current radio astronomy programs in the US, including those at NRAO Original
10/14/1966 Grote Reber Leland J. Haworth Followup on 7/21/1966 letter Carbon copy
10/18/1966 Jack E. Jennings Grote Reber Sending copy of "Radio Astronomy" requested for Reber by Kraus Original
10/18/1966 Grote Reber Everett H. Hurlburt Response to 10/11/1966 letter Carbon copy
10/19/1966 J.R. Elliott Grote Reber Acknowledgement from Univ. Tasmania library for gift of Kraus: "Radio Astronomy" Original
10/19/1966 Grote Reber Mr. Ormes Choice of Tasmania for observations Carbon copy
10/25/1966 A.E. Browning Grote Reber Acknowledgement from State Library of Tasmania for gift of Kraus: "Radio Astronomy" Original
10/26/1966 Everett G, Hurlburt Grote Reber Letters crossing in mail Original
10/28/1966 Grote Reber George C. Southworth Description of Reber's antenna array to accompany photos; sending reprints Carbon copy
11/4/1966 Grote Reber J.E. Jennings Receipt of Kraus book; Reber writing review for J. Franklin Inst. Carbon copy
12/7/1966 Grote Reber Philip Morrison Ozma project Carbon copy
12/13/1966 Grote Reber Everett H. Hurlburt Comments on instrumentation of Mills Cross; application of comments to VLA Carbon copy
12/20/1966 George C. Southworth Grote Reber Comments on reprints sent; Southworth's publication on Chatham Original Filed with letter: Flyer on Southworth's publication "Post-Revolution Chatham"
1/10/1967 Everett G, Hurlburt Grote Reber Reber's comments on Mills Cross Original
1/10/1967 Grote Reber Rhys Jones Thanks for reprint; brief recollections of work together Carbon copy Filed with letter: Rhys Jones: "A Speculative Archaeological Sequence for North-West Tasmania", Records of the Queen Victoria Museum No. 25, 1966
1/15/1967 Grote Reber Philip H. Abelson Submission to Science of "Radio Astronomy Heading for a Dead End" Date from penciled annotation: "about 15/1/67" Carbon copy Filed with letter: 2 typescript copies of "Radio Astronomy Heading for a Dead End"
1/16/1967 Grote Reber Ken Campbell Receipt of literature and maps on Western Australia and Northern Territory Carbon copy
1/24/1967 Grote Reber Everett H. Hurlburt Hectometer radio astronomy; possible future proposal to NSF Carbon copy
2/2/1967 Grote Reber Ken Campbell Request for more maps Carbon copy
2/13/1967 Everett G, Hurlburt Grote Reber Requirements for proposal to NSF for FY1969 Original
2/13/1967 Grote Reber Malcolm M. Thomson Project Ozma Carbon copy
2/20/1967 Ken Campbell Grote Reber Maps Original Filed with letter: Flyer on Commonwealth of Australia Dept of National Development
2/20/1967 Grote Reber Everett H. Hurlburt Comments on possible proposal to NSF, on NSF management of radio astronomy, on NRAO Carbon copy
2/24/1967 Lyman Spitzer, Jr G.R.A. Ellis Questions on Elllis' work on absorption of radio waves by ionized gas in the galactic disc Photocopy of original
2/28/1967 Nicholas Rosa Grote Reber Request for biographical information and reprints of Reber's work Original of letter sent to Reber in Hawaii, carbon to Tasmania Carbon copy Filed with letter: Rosa's c.v.; Reber's handwritten list of reprints sent on 3/13/1967
9/3/1958 James P. Friend Grote Reber Carbon-14 dating Original
9/10/1958 Grote Reber James P. Friend Additional charcoal samples Carbon copy
9/22/1958 Grote Reber James P. Friend Additional charcoal samples Carbon copy
9/24/1958 Milton A. Trautman Grote Reber Charcoal samples Original
10/28/1958 Grote Reber Milton A. Trautman Response to Trautman's 9/24/1958 letter Carbon copy
11/14/1958 Milton A. Trautman Grote Reber Radio-carbon analysis results Original
3/3/1967 G.R.A. Ellis Lyman Spitzer, Jr Response to Spitzer's 2/24/1967 letter Photocopy of original
3/8/1967 Paul Giganti Grote Reber Reber's forthcoming trip to California Original
3/15/1967 Malcolm M. Thomson Grote Reber Reber's 2/13/1967 letter on Project Ozma Original
3/20/1967 Karl R. Fleischman Grote Reber Newly acquired radar antenna Letter sent to Reber at Research Corp Original Attached to letter: typed note saying "G.R. We're Not really sure what he wants or why he wants you to do it. Do you know him? J.E."
3/29/1967 John E. Ringle Grote Reber Declines to publish "Radio Astronomy Heading for a Dead End" Original See copies of manuscript filed with Reber's letter of 1/15/1967
3/31/1967 Grote Reber Karl R. Fleischman Suggestions for use of radar antenna Carbon copy
3/31/1967 Grote Reber John A. Galt Visit to Penticton Carbon copy
4/3/1967 John Galt Visit to Penticton Original
4/7/1967 Grote Reber Warren L. Green Reiss microphone; visit to US Carbon copy
4/11/1967 Floyd Lyons Grote Reber Thanks for visit; de Forest items and other antique radio equipment Photocopy of original
4/18/1967 Warren L. Green Grote Reber Reiss microphone;old radio equipment; Reber's visit to US Original Filed with letter: notes on address and package contents, insurance receipt for Reiss microphone
4/20/1967 John A. O'Keefe Grote Reber Visit to US; copy of letter to Barbara Middlehurst Carbon copy Filed with letter: O'Keefe's letter to Barbara Middlehurst about Reber
4/27/1967 Kunihiko Kigoshi Grote Reber Progress report on assay of carbon samples Post card Original
5/6/1967 Kunihiko Kigoshi Grote Reber Results of radiocarbon assays on samples received January 1967 Original
5/8/1967 Grote Reber John G. Bolton Manuscript by Len Edwards on forward scattering of radio waves from meteor trails Carbon copy
5/8/1967 Grote Reber John Galt Change in plans: no visit to Penticton Carbon copy
5/8/1967 Grote Reber Warren L. Green Old microphone shipped; no visit to Penticton Carbon copy
5/11/1967 Grote Reber Kunihiko Kigoshi Invoicing for radiocarbon assay Carbon copy
5/12/1967 Grote Reber E.G. Bowen Thanks for appointment as CSIRO Honorary Research Fellow, which was conducive to success in research Carbon copy
5/22/1969 Lew F. Grote Reber Postcard showing reconstructed Reber dish in Green Bank Original
7/10/1972 Gillian Blain Grote Reber Information on George Grote Annotations: "12/7/72 Rang her and thanked her for this information"; "20/4/82 Asked her for rest of Hariet Grote" Original Filed with letter: newspaper clippings on lecture by Grote Professor of Philosophy of Mind and Logic at Univ London; copy of entry on George Grote from "Dictionary of National Biography"; see also letter of 4/20/1982
9/6/1977 Grote Reber Bell Telephone Laboratories Request for Alfred Beck's address Annotations: Beck's address; posted and receipt dates Carbon copy
9/19/1977 Grote Reber Alfred C. Beck Inquiry about feed system and tires on Jansky antenna, Jansky's record books; Reber's intent to put Jansky antenna replica in Green Bank in working condition Photocopy
10/3/1977 Alfred C. Beck Grote Reber Destruction of Jansky's records; tires, feed system on Jansky antenna Original See Notes and Papers Series for articles mentioned by Beck as enclosures
10/18/1977 Grote Reber Alfred C. Beck Tires on Jansky antenna; interest in radio astronomy history Carbon copy
1/12/1978 Kenneth R. Lang Grote Reber Introduction to Reber article in "Source Book in Astronomy and Astrophysics" Original Filed with letter: copy of introduction and table of contents
1/25/1978 Grote Reber Kenneth R. Lang Comments on introduction to Reber article in "Source Book in Astronomy and Astrophysics" Handwritten copy of original
10/15/1979 Grote Reber Bruce Kelley Visit to museum in East Bloomfield Antique Wireless Museum near Rochester NY? Carbon copy
7/1/1980 Martin Harwit Grote Reber Thanks for manuscript; problems of big science; need to reduce national lab funding Photocopy
4/20/1982 Gillian Blain Grote Reber Information on Harriet Grote Original Filed with letter: copy of entry on Harriet Grote from "Dictionary of National Biography"; see also letter of 7/10/1972
10/6/1982 Anthony W. Finkl Grote Reber Illinois Institute of Technology Development Program Original
11/1/1982 Anthony W. Finkl Grote Reber Illinois Institute of Technology Development Program Original
11/16/1982 Grote Reber Anthony W. Finkl Remove from mailing list for Illinois Insitute of Technology Development Program Carbon copy
1/21/1983 R.D. Davies Grote Reber RAS awards Jackson-Gwilt Medal to Reber; letter to follow Telegram
1/21/1983 R.D. Davies Grote Reber RAS awards Jackson-Gwilt Medal to Reber Original
2/1/1983 Grote Reber Martin J. Rees Request that Rees accept Jackson-Gwilt medal on Reber's behalf Carbon copy
2/16/1983 Martin J. Rees Grote Reber Will accept Jackson-Gwilt medal on Reber's behalf Original
2/22/1983 Grote Reber R.D. Davies Thanks for honor of Jackson-Gwilt medal; Rees will accept medal on Reber's behalf Carbon copy
3/1/1983 Grote Reber Martin J. Rees Suggests Reber's note on debunking the expanding universe by read as acceptance for Jackson-Gwilt medal No copy on mentioned note with letter Carbon copy
5/11/1983 A.G. Little Grote Reber URSI Review of Radio Science 1981-1983 Original
5/20/1983 J.A. Steff-Langston Grote Reber Sending Jackson-Gwilt medal and award check, portion of minutes of RAS minutes for 5/15/1983 Original Filed with letter: photocopy of bank draft; portion of minutes of 5/15/1983 RAS meeting
5/27/1983 Grote Reber A.G. Little Reber references to include in URSI Review of Radio Science 1981-1983 Carbon copy
6/6/1983 Grote Reber J.A. Steff-Langston Jackson-Gwilt medal and check received; request for information on Jackson-Gwilt Carbon copy
6/21/1983 Thomas L. Martin, Jr. Grote Reber Reber's election to Illinois Institute of Technology Hall of Fame Annotation: "Posted 21/6/83, rec's 5/9/83" Original Filed with letter: Criteria Hall of Fame for selection
6/21/1983 J.A. Steff-Langston Grote Reber Background on Jackson-Gwilt medal Original Filed with letter: photocopies with information on Jackson-Gwilt medal, on Joseph Gwilt, and list of previous medal recipients
7/8/1983 R.H. Frater Key Contacts for Radio Science Research in Australia Memo requestion contributions for URSI Review of Radio Science 1981-1983 Form letter Filed with letter: copy of memo from URSI Review editor
9/8/1983 Grote Reber Thomas L. Martin, Jr. Thanks for honor of election to Illinois Institute of Technology Hall of Fame Carbon copy
9/14/1983 Thomas L. Martin, Jr. Grote Reber Reber's election to Illinois Institute of Technology Hall of Fame Telegram
9/20/1983 Grote Reber Thomas L. Martin, Jr. Thanks for honor of election to Illinois Institute of Technology Hall of Fame; will not attend ceremony Telegram
1/9/1984 Grote Reber Thomas L. Martin, Jr. Receipt of Hall of Fame medallion and citation Carbon copy Filed with letter: customs declaration and return address from mailing
1/12/1984 Grote Reber Director, National Air and Space Museum Inquiry about exhibit related to Reber's activities Carbon copy
1/23/1984 Grote Reber Gwen Greely ABC program on 20th anniversary of Kennedy's death Last name of recipient uncertain; taken from handwritten signature on her response Carbon copy
1/25/1984 David H. DeVorkin Grote Reber 1982 exhibit on radio astronomy at National Museum of American History; interest in preservation of Reber's historical radio equipment Original
2/2/1984 Gwen Greely Grote Reber ABC program on 20th anniversary of Kennedy's death Last name of writer uncertain; taken from handwritten signature Original
2/15/1984 Grote Reber ABC TV Information Dept. ABC program on 20th anniversary of Kennedy's death Carbon copy
10/5/1984 Bruno P. Conterato Grote Reber 1984 inductions to Illinois Institute of Technology Hall of Fame Original Filed with letter: Induction ceremony program
3/1/1986 Jennifer Yearsley Grote Reber Request for Reber to speak to science class at Bothwell District High School Estimated date: letter undated. Annotation on letter: "7/4/86 Gave talk 1130 to 1215. The kids seemed interested and asked good questions. They gave me a Halley's Comet lapel button from Bothwell District High School" Original
1/26/1988 R. Parmeter Grote Reber Article about Reber in Sunday 1/24/1988 Toronto Star Original Filed with letter: Newspaper clipping
4/5/1988 Grote Reber R. Parmeter Article about Reber in Sunday 1/23/1988 Toronto Star Carbon copy
5/2/1988 R. Parmeter Grote Reber Additional Toronto Star columns mentioning Reber Original Filed with letter: transcript of Toronto Star articles from 1/23/1988, 1/30/1988, and 2/13/1988
8/23/1993 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann Offer to send electronic equipment, chart records, log books, and scientific literature to NRAO for permanent display and storage Original
9/8/1993 Paul Vanden Bout Grote Reber Acceptance of gift of historic materials; NRAO will cover shipping costs, Reber's round trip air fare and per diem Original
9/9/1993 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Acceptance of gift of historic materials; request for estimate of weight and volume, time needed to organize in Green Bank Photocopy of original
10/7/1993 Grote Reber Paul Vanden Bout Reber's radio astronomy as outgrowth of ham radio; visit to Green Bank Carbon copy
10/16/1993 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Reber's planned visit; sending floor plan of building to help in planning presentation of Reber's materials Original Filed with letter: blueprint of Reber Scope Control Building in Green Bank WV
4/5/1994 Grote Reber Ansett Wridgways Request for quote on shipping material to Green Bank WV USA Annotations on letter: list of 5 other shipping firms to whom same letter was sent on either 4/5/1994 or 4/26/1994 Carbon copy
4/12/1994 Paul Vanden Bout Grote Reber Request for information on Reber's proposed visit, on volume and weight of materials to be shipped Original Filed with letter: fax copy of original sent to U Tasmania Dept of Physics and forwarded to Reber
4/13/1994 Ansett Wridgways Grote Reber Quote on items described in Reber's 4/5/1994 letter Original Filed with letter: Ansett Wridgways information packet
4/14/1994 J.R.T. Binning Grote Reber Request for meeting to discuss shipment Original
4/26/1994 Grote Reber Paul Vanden Bout Update on quotes for shipping; travel plans; help in Green Bank Carbon copy
5/3/1994 Louise Long Grote Reber Response from P&O Containers to Reber's 4/26/1994 request for quote Original
5/4/1994 Allied Pickfords Grote Reber Quote on items described in Reber's 4/5/1994 letter Original Filed with letter: Allied Pickfords information packet
5/9/1994 Grote Reber Paul Vanden Bout Allied Pickford quote; suggests waiting to ship until early 1995 Carbon copy
5/17/1994 Graeme L. Gore Grote Reber Quote from GHT Freight Services on items described in Reber's 4/26/1994 letter Original
5/23/1994 Grote Reber Paul Vanden Bout Quote from GHT Freight Services Carbon copy
5/25/1994 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Suggest shipment by Ansett Wridgways or Allied Pickford; shipment schedule; payment process Original Filed with letter: fax copy of original
5/27/1994 Grote Reber Allied Pickfords Payment on Allied quote of 5/4/1994 Carbon copy
5/27/1994 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann Will ship with Allied Pickfords; payment information Carbon copy
6/8/1994 Kenneth I. Kellermann Mark Silver Request for information on Allied Pickford quote, delivery process Reber's cc Photocopy of original
6/21/1994 Kenneth I. Kellermann Mark Silver Payment on Allied quote; shipment address in Green Bank; shipping date and estimated New York arrival date Reber's cc Photocopy of original Filed with letter: fax copy of original letter, copy of check to Allied Pickford
6/24/1994 Mark Silver Grote Reber Request for completion of insurance papers; pickup on 6/30/1994 Fax Filed with letter: additional copy of fax marked "Urgent 2nd request"
6/27/1994 Grote Reber Mark Silver Requests pickup on 7/7/1994, preliminary visit on 7/4/1994 Annotations on letter: 7/7/1994 note on pickup of materials, 7/14/1994 on delivery to Hobart of additional material Carbon copy
7/4/1994 Tony Clark Grote Reber Pick up on 7/7/1994, no need for prior visit Fax
7/7/1994 Allied Pickfords Grote Reber Customer inventory sheet 3 pages Carbon copy
7/8/1994 Grote Reber Tony Clark Pieces missed, arrangements to include in shipment Carbon copy
7/19/1994 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann Allied Pickford pickup of 50 boxes on 7/7/1994; additional 3 boxes taken to Allied on 7/14/1994 Carbon copy
8/2/1994 Tony Clark Grote Reber Request to fill out commercial invoice form needed for shipping Annotation: "3/8/94 Sent off Commercial Invoice Consignment #81310, 83 packages, weight 3800 kilos, radio gear" Fax
8/12/1994 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann Detailed shipping information, including ship and estimated arrival date in New York and Green Bank Carbon copy Filed with letter: notes on ship name and estimated arrival dates
8/31/1994 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Thanks for shipping information; request for suggested itinerary for spring 1995 visit Original
11/3/1994 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Arrival of 98 boxes of shipment in Green Bank; request for inventory of box contents; request for ideas on display of materials; suggests visit in April or May 1995 Original Filed with letter: fax copy
11/23/1994 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann Box inventories incomplete so all contents must be examined; shipment includes both equipment and papers; request for information on how to obtain ICBM rockets Carbon copy
12/6/1994 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Examination of equipment, correspondence, and records in Green Bank; ham radio gear; Jansky's Bell Labs notebook for 1928-1937; request for more information on Reber's ICBM inquiry Original
12/22/1994 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Christmas card Date from Reber's annotation of receipt date Original
12/29/1994 John Kraus Grote Reber Use of ICBMs, Minuteman rockets, sounding rockets for scientific purposes Original
1/31/1995 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann AAAS meeting in Norman OK; obtaining Miniteman rockets Carbon copy
3/6/1995 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Travel arrangements; obtaining Miniteman rockets Original Filed with letter: fax copy
3/9/1995 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann Travel arrangements; obtaining Miniteman rockets Carbon copy
3/27/1995 Grote Reber Quantas Reservations Request for flight reservations Reber's annotation: "Denise at Quantas Office 4/4/95" Carbon copy
4/1/1995 Kenneth I. Kellermann Grote Reber Travel arrangements; talks at NRAO; obtaining Miniteman rockets Original Filed with letter: fax copy
4/6/1995 Grote Reber Kenneth I. Kellermann Travel arrangements Carbon copy
4/11/1995 Phyllis Jackson Grote Reber Travel arrangements Fax
4/11/1995 Phyllis Jackson Grote Reber Travel arrangements Addendum to prior message of same date Fax
4/12/1995 Phyllis Jackson Grote Reber Travel arrangements Fax
4/17/1995 Phyllis Jackson Grote Reber Travel arrangements Fax
4/18/1995 Grote Reber American Express Travel Airpass travel arrangements Carbon copy
4/18/1995 Grote Reber Harvey World Travel Airpass travel arrangements Carbon copy
4/18/1995 Grote Reber Hobart Flight Centre Airpass travel arrangements Carbon copy
4/18/1995 Grote Reber John Cogan Travel Airpass travel arrangements Carbon copy
4/21/1995 Angela D'Ettorre Grote Reber Airpass travel arrangements Original
4/24/1995 Phyllis Jackson Grote Reber Shipment of international air tickets Fax
4/26/1995 Grote Reber John Cogan Travel Airpass travel arrangements Carbon copy
4/26/1995 Grote Reber Phyllis Jackson International air tickets Carbon copy
4/27/1995 Angela D'Ettorre Grote Reber Airpass travel arrangements Original Filed with letter: Itinerary for Airpass travel in US
4/27/1995 Grote Reber Phyllis Jackson Shipment of international air tickets Carbon copy Filed with letter: copy apparently faxed to FedEX [in Tasmania?]
5/2/1995 Grote Reber John Cogan Travel Airpass travel arrangements Carbon copy
5/5/1995 Angela D'Ettorre Grote Reber Airpass travel arrangements Extensive annotations on letter about passport validation and ticket shipment and pickup Original
5/5/1995 Margaret Lahl Grote Reber American Extress Travel Service response to Airpass inquiry Original
5/8/1995 Fred Crews Grote Reber Invitation to give talk to local Antique Wireless Association members Original Filed with letter: Museum brochure, fax copy of letter
5/9/1995 Grote Reber John Cogan Travel Receipt of airpass tickets; updating re-entry permit Annotation: "Xerox to Phyllis 6/6/95" Carbon copy
5/12/1995 Grote Reber Fred Crews Talk for local Antique Wireless Association members Carbon copy
5/22/1995 United Airlines Grote Reber Copy of United flight itinerary, 5/22/1995 - 6/25/1995 Air ticket stubs Original
1/31/1996 James H. Hutson Grote Reber Invitation to donate papers to Library of Congress Original Filed with letter: Brochures on Library Of Congress manuscript collection
3/6/1996 Grote Reber James H. Hutson Papers and equipment have been sent to NRAO in Green Bank Carbon copy
3/27/1996 James H. Hutson Grote Reber Suggests Reber consider archival value of any papers and correspondence still in his possession Original

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