[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)






NATIONAL RADIO ASTRONOMY OBSERVATORY ARCHIVES

Papers of Grote Reber: Item listing

Newspaper and Magazine Clippings about Reber


AuthorEncyclopedia Britannica vol.8, page 450, 15th ed.
SubjectGrote Reber
TitleGrote Reber
NotesGR's notes: "37 lines + 4 secondary references"; GR compares his write up with others
PDF Filegrncr-britannica.pdf
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AuthorChicago Daily News
SubjectWheaton antenna
TitleIt Looks Like Ferris Wheel But Its Inventor Says No
Start Date8/1937
NotesGR's notes: "Chicago Daily News Aug or Sept 1937 Radio Page"
PDF Filegrncr081937.pdf
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AuthorThe Daily Journal - Wheaton
SubjectWheaton antenna
TitleNo Wild Scheme from Mars--But Planned Scientific Experiment
Start Date5/7/1938
PDF Filegrncr05071938.pdf
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AuthorSunday Times, Chicago
SubjectArticle about Wheaton, Illinois; mentions Peter Reber's "radio static finder"
TitleWhat is It?
Start Date5/7/1939
PDF Filegrncr05071939.pdf
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AuthorThe American Weekly
SubjectWheaton antenna
TitleRadio Signals from the Stars?
Start Date7/8/1945
NotesPreview of the following week's article about the Wheaton antenna
PDF Filegrncr07081945.pdf
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AuthorThe American Weekly
SubjectWheaton antenna
TitleCosmic Static Baffling Science
Start Date7/15/1945
PDF Filegrncr07151945.pdf
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AuthorChicago Daily News
SubjectWheaton antenna
TitleWheaton Man Got Radar from a Star
Start Date1/28/1946
PDF Filegrncr01281946.pdf
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AuthorTribune
SubjectAttu expedition
TitleSecret of 'Solar Noise' to Be Sought in Eclipse
Start Date12/18/1946
PDF Filegrncr12181946.pdf
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AuthorThe Daily Journal - Wheaton
SubjectWheaton antenna
TitleWheaton Man on 'Speaking Terms' with Milky Way
Start Date2/1/1946
NotesGR's notes: "Journal Feb 1st 1946. See Chicago Daily News. 1-28-46 page 20"
PDF Filegrncr02011946.pdf
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AuthorColliers
SubjectCosmic static
TitlePipe Lines to the Heavens
Start Date4/26/1947
PDF Filegrncr04261947.pdf
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AuthorThe Daily Journal - Wheaton
SubjectWheaton antenna
TitleReber Moves Radio Mirror to New Site at Sterling, Va.
Start Date1/9/1948
NotesGR pencilled note on back: "Wheaton Daily Journal"
PDF Filegrncr01091948.pdf
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AuthorPopular Science Monthly vol.152:no.1 (1948)
SubjectWurzburg antennas
Related MaterialsEnclosed with journal cut: Photo of GR with Wurzburg antenna
TitleStatic from the Stars
Start Date1/1948
PDF Filegrncr011948.pdf
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AuthorLife vol.24:no.16 (1948)
SubjectWurzburg antennas
TitleStatic from the Stars
Start Date4/19/1948
NotesJournal cut
PDF Filegrncr04191948.pdf
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AuthorChicago Sunday Tribune
SubjectRadio wave lengths from the sun
TitleSound from the Sun
Start Date2/14/1949
NotesMentions GR's experiments with the Wheaton antenna
PDF Filegrncr02141949.pdf
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AuthorThe New York Times
SubjectSolar flares
TitleRadio Data Timed to Sunspot Flare
Start Date6/23/1949
PDF Filegrncr06231949.pdf
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AuthorWashington Daily News
SubjectWurzburg antennas
TitleThe Sun is Hissing at Us
Start Date9/7/1948
PDF Filegrncr09071948.pdf
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AuthorThe Evening Star
SubjectNBS radio telescope
TitleBureau of Standards 'Stockpiles' Scientists in Study-Work Plan
Start Date12/17/1949
NotesArticle about NBS work-study program for students; photo of GR at NBS radio telescope
PDF Filegrncr12171949.pdf
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AuthorThe Washington Star
SubjectReport on GR's American Physical Society lecture
TitleRadio Beams from Milky Way May Prove Aid to Navigation
Start Date4/30/1950
NotesGR's notes: "Washington Star, Sunday, April 30, 1950. science page"
PDF Filegrncr04301950.pdf
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AuthorThe New York Times
SubjectSolar flares
TitleBig Flare-Ups Seen in Sun's Radiation
Start Date5/27/1950
PDF Filegrncr05271950.pdf
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AuthorWashington Evening Star
SubjectAttu expedition
Title10 Scientists Leave for Sun Eclipse on Attu
Start Date8/11/1950
PDF Filegrncr08111950.pdf
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AuthorWashington Post
SubjectRadio signals from space
TitleMystery 'Signals' From Outer Space Puzzle Britons
Start Date10/5/1950
PDF Filegrncr10051950a.pdf
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AuthorMemphic Commerical Appeal
SubjectCosmic rays
TitleMystery Radio Waves Heard in U. S., Too
Start Date10/5/1950
PDF Filegrncr10051950b.pdf
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AuthorWashington Evening Star
SubjectCosmic rays; radio waves
TitleRadio Waves from Milky Way Partially Explained by Scientist
Start Date10/6/1950
PDF Filegrncr10061950.pdf
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AuthorNational Bureau of Standards Technical News Bulletin vol.35:no. 2 (1951)
SubjectAttu expedition
TitleAlaskan Eclipse Expedition
Start Date2/1951
PDF Filegrncr021951.pdf
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AuthorThe New York Times
SubjectAttu expedition
TitleTotal Sun Eclipse Recorded by Radio
Start Date12/30/1950
PDF Filegrncr12301950.pdf
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AuthorMaui News
SubjectSputnik; GR's return to Haleakala
TitleSputnik Proves Russia Leads US in Satellites
Start Date11/2/1957
PDF Filegrncr11021957.pdf
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AuthorMaui News
SubjectSputnik
TitleReber to Give 'Sputnik' Talk at MTS Today
Start Date11/30/1957
PDF Filegrncr11301957.pdf
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AuthorFortune January 1958
SubjectRadio telescopes
TitleA New Window on the Universe
Start Date1/1958
PDF Filegrncr011958.pdf
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AuthorReader's Digest
SubjectRadio telescopes
TitleA New Window on the Sky
Start Date6/1958
PDF Filegrncr061948.pdf
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AuthorThe Daily Journal - Wheaton
SubjectRadio astronomy
TitleGrote Reber Still Seeing Things
Start Date10/13/1958
PDF Filegrncr10131958.pdf
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AuthorColumbia November 1959
SubjectMentions GR's pioneering work in radio astronomy
TitleVoices from Outer Space
Start Date11/1959
PDF Filegrncr111959.pdf
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AuthorThe Milwaukee Journal
SubjectArticle mentions Wheaton antenna and Green Bank
TitleRadio Telescopes Hear Secrets of Space
Start Date11/22/1959
PDF Filegrncr11221959.pdf
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AuthorTime
SubjectRadio telescopes; Wheaton telescope
TitleAstronomy: View from the Second Window
Start Date12/14/1962
PDF Filegrncr12141962.pdf
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AuthorThe Reporter Dispatch, White Plains, NY 10/22/1963
SubjectRadio signals; GR's Wheaton antenna
TitleFrontiers of Science - Listening to the Stars - Part 2
Start Date10/22/1963
Notescomic strip
PDF Filegrncr10221963.pdf
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AuthorThe Launceston Examinter
SubjectGR's radio telescopes in Tasmania
TitleTasmanian Radio Telescopes are Exploring Space
Start Date10/9/1964
PDF Filegrncr10091964.pdf
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AuthorABC broadcast
SubjectConstruction of radio telescopes at Bothwell
TitleMore Radio Telescopes for Tas.
Start Date6/10/1965
NotesMentions GR's radio telescope at Bothwell
PDF Filegrncr06101965.pdf
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AuthorJournal of The Franklin Institute Dec. 1967 pages 417-418
SubjectFormer Medalists Attending Medal Day, 1967
TitleMedal Day Proceedings at The Franklin Institute
Start Date10/18/1967
NotesCresson Medal (1882) 1963 Mr. Grote Reber
PDF Filegrncr10181967.pdf
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AuthorLos Angeles Times May 1970
SubjectRadio astronomy & radio telescopes
Related MaterialsAttached to clipping: Letter from Ron Magid enclosing the clipping and a catalog describing the Dillon Model X Force Gage
TitleMighty Instruments to Probe the Skies
Start Date5/1970
NotesXerox of newspaper clipping of Young Readers Edition The Universe by David Bergamini and the Editors of Time-Life Books
PDF Filegrncr051970.pdf
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Authorthe British Institute of Electrical Engineering News Journal 1972
SubjectReber & first radio telescope
Related MaterialsXerox of article included with letter from Henry Manson praising GR for pioneer work
TitleThere Is Life in Outer Space
Start Date1/1972
PDF Filegrncr011972.pdf
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AuthorThe Mercury/Bruce Morgan
SubjectGR's radio astronomy research in Hobart, Tasmania
TitleFollowing the Cycle of the Stars
Start Date9/19/1974
NotesXerox of newspaper clipping from column called The Seekers
PDF Filegrncr09191974.pdf
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AuthorMosaic vol.5:no.3(1974)
SubjectRadio astronomy, radio telescopes, GR's role in Radio astronomy history
TitleTelescopes as Big as the Earth
Start Date1974
NotesSummer issue; journal cut
PDF Filegrncr1974.pdf
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AuthorCoresearch 188 Jan. 1975
SubjectGR's radio astronomy work in Tasmania
Related MaterialsFiled with article: letter from Dorothy Braxton regarding story for Coresearch dated 11/28/1974; GR's note: "returned with corrections 3/12/74"
TitleWorld's First Radio Astronomer Operates in Tasmania
Start Date1/1975
NotesXeroxed copy of clipping from CSIRO staff publication
PDF Filegrncr011975.pdf
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AuthorCoresearch 201 February 1976
SubjectGR visiting the US to give Jansky lecture
TitleAstronomer
Start Date2/1976
NotesXeroxed copy of clipping from Coresearch, a Monthly Publication for CSIRO staff
PDF Filegrncr021976.pdf
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AuthorPhilatelic Bulletin Australian Post Office June 1975
SubjectGR built first radio telescope
TitleScientific Development
Start Date6/1975
NotesGR note in margin: "I am becoming a patriarch! G.R. 24/7/1975"
PDF Filegrncr061975.pdf
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AuthorThe Mercury 9/14/1976
SubjectGR's endless boundless universe theory
TitleAstronomer has "endless" theory
Start Date9/14/1976
NotesXeroxed copy of The Mercury newspaper clipping
PDF Filegrncr09141976.pdf
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AuthorTasmanian Year Book no.10 1976
SubjectThe 1 km diameter 1.1 MHz Bothwell array (Dr G. Reber)
TitleAstronomy in Tasmania
Start Date12/1976
NotesGR's xeroxed copy
PDF Filegrncr121976.pdf
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AuthorArthur C. Clarke
SubjectGR "started me thinking about the extent of the heliosphere and its possible consequences"
TitleImperial Earth
Start Date1974
End Date1976
NotesTwo pages, one from acknowledgements dated 1974-1975, the other dated 1976. GR's pencilled note on 1976 page: "'Imperial Earth,' Arthur C. Clark Pan Book, London, 1977 edition"; xerox of pages 286 and 987
PDF Filegrncr1976.pdf
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AuthorRowan Burns
SubjectGR's Bothwell house
TitleA Pioneer Astronomer Tries a Down-to-Earth Idea at Frosty Bothwell: an Ugly Duckling of Solar Energy
Start Date8/15/1981
NotesXeroxed copy of The Mercury newspaper clipping August 15, 1981
PDF Filegrncr08151981.pdf
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AuthorPeter Van de Kamp
SubjectGR mentioned in article: Schilt's "early recognition of Grote Reber's pioneering work on radioradiation from the Milky Way…"
TitleJan Schilt
Start Date6/1982
NotesJournal cut: Physics Today June 1982 pages 67-68
PDF Filegrncr061982.pdf
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AuthorSunday Journal
SubjectGR's induction into the DuPage Heritage Gallery
TitleReal 'Star' to Enter Heritage Gallery
Start Date9/15/1985
PDF Filegrncr09151985.pdf
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AuthorDaily Journal
SubjectShort bio of GR; his induction into the DuPage Heritage Gallery
TitleTuning in to Reber
Start Date10/16/1985
PDF Filegrncr10161985.pdf
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AuthorChicago Tribune
SubjectGR's induction into the DuPage Heritage Gallery
TitleAstronomer to Join Du Page Elite
Start Date10/19/1985
PDF Filegrncr10191985.pdf
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AuthorDaily Journal
SubjectGR's induction into the DuPage Heritage Gallery
TitleReber Joins Local Legends
Start Date10/21/1985
PDF Filegrncr10211985.pdf
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AuthorChicago Tribune
SubjectShort bio of GR; his induction into the DuPage Heritage Gallery
TitleTinkering Telescoped into Stardom
Start Date10/23/1985
PDF Filegrncr10231985.pdf
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AuthorThe Islander: Tasmania's Colour Magazine
SubjectThe building of the Mt. Pleasant radio telescope near Richmond; GR mentioned as one of the pioneers of radio astronomy
TitleReaching for the Stars
Start Date2/23/1986
PDF Filegrncr02231986.pdf
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AuthorThe Mercury - Tasmania's Newspaper
SubjectOpening of Mt. Pleasant Observatory; GR special guest
Related MaterialsFiled with newspaper clipping: invitation to Mt. Pleasant opening; ceremony programme
TitleRadio Astronomy Founder Sees Work in Action
Start Date5/14/1986
PDF Filegrncr05141986.pdf
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AuthorDaily Journal
SubjectAnnouncement of tea; reservation form
TitleTea with Grote Reber (unveiling of the Reber Exhibit at the DuPage Heritage Gallery, Wheaton, IL
Start Date2/18/1987
PDF Filegrncr02181987.pdf
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AuthorDaily Journal
SubjectInduction into DuPage Heritage Gallery
TitleDuPage County Invites Its Famous Tinkerer to Tea
Start Date2/20/1987
PDF Filegrncr02201987.pdf
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AuthorColumbus Dispatch
SubjectShort bio of GR; mentions that he is being honored at a luncheon given by John D. Kraus
TitleSpace Listener Likes to Go It Alone
Start Date3/1/1988
PDF Filegrncr03011988.pdf
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AuthorJoseph L. Spadley
SubjectGR's Wheaton telescope
TitleThe First True Radio Telescope
Start Date7/1988
NotesJournal cut: Sky and Telescope vol.76:no. 1(1988) pages 3, 28-30
PDF Filegrncr071988a.pdf
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AuthorPaul A. Feldman
SubjectShort bio of GR
TitleGrote Reber: Yesterday and Today
Start Date7/1988
NotesJournal cut: Sky and Telescope vol.76:no. 1(1988) page 31
PDF Filegrncr071988b.pdf
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