WorldCat Identities

Tombaugh, Clyde William 1906-1997

Overview
Works: 56 works in 88 publications in 2 languages and 3,021 library holdings
Genres: Observations  History  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QB701, 523.482
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Most widely held works about Clyde William Tombaugh
 
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Most widely held works by Clyde William Tombaugh
Out of the darkness, the planet Pluto by Clyde William Tombaugh( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The search for small natural earth satellites final technical report by Clyde William Tombaugh( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observational patrol of the moon and planets and analysis of the nature of their markings final report by Clyde William Tombaugh( )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interim report on search for small earth satellites for the period 1953-56 by Clyde William Tombaugh( )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of Pluto by Clyde William Tombaugh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tombaugh describes his discovery of Pluto
Planetary and lunar research in the photographic infrared, visible and ultraviolet( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summary of photographic and spectroscopic observations is given for the period covered
Some space goals in the near future from the viewpoint of a planetary astronomer by Clyde William Tombaugh( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A study of the observational performance of the William Pitt, 27-inch telescope by Clyde William Tombaugh( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Commemorative anniversary card] 1473-1973 honoring Copernicus by United States( )

in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Typescript (photocopy) signed
Clyde Tombaugh and the discovery of Pluto, unedited footage by Clyde William Tombaugh( )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Raw footage of a video-recorded interview with Clyde Tombaugh conducted at Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff Arizona, at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, N.M., and at his home in Mesilla Park, N.M. for "Clyde Tombaugh and the Discovery of Pluto." Topics discussed include his search for Planet X, his discovery and naming of the planet Pluto, Purcival Lowell and the founding of the Lowell Observatory, telescopes, and the building of and his experiences with the astrograph
Interview with Clyde Tombaugh by Clyde William Tombaugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview with Clyde Tombaugh conducted by Owen Gingerich primarily about his discovery of Pluto in 1930
Response to History of Modern Astrophysics Survey by Clyde William Tombaugh( )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

File consists of: questionnaire with brief, typewritten responses. Recipients were asked to discuss their decision to enter astronomy; their work during the Second World War; their professional work outside astronomy; the fields in which they have been most active, the advances in both those fields and others, and their own accomplishments and satisfactions; sources of funding; their perceptions of public attitudes; the influence of religion or philosophy on their work as astronomers; and their opinions on questions relating to the Big Bang Theory, cosmology, up-coming important developments, and the search for extraterrestrial intelligence
Pluto by Clyde William Tombaugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clyde Tombaugh and the discovery of Pluto( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clyde Tombaugh discusses his career as anastronomer and of his discovery of the planet Pluto
[Provisional topographic map of Mars; Mariner 4 region. Wash.] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, Institute for Applied Technology by Clyde William Tombaugh( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clyde Tombaugh and the discovery of Pluto : a personal remembrance by Clyde William Tombaugh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Recollections prepared for the 75th anniversary of the American Astronomical Society by American Astronomical Society( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reminiscences prepared for the special session related to the history of astronomy and the 75th anniversary of the American Astronomical Society moderated by Carl Sagan on August 22, 1974. The speakers include Clyde W. Tombaugh and G. C. McVittie with their recollections of astronomy in the 1920s through the 1940s
Discovery of Pluto and the search for the tenth planet by Clyde William Tombaugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Observations of the red spot on Jupiter by Bradford A Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The absence of an aqueous morphology on Mars and some geologic consequences by Clyde William Tombaugh( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Tombaugh, Clyde

Languages
English (70)

Polish (1)

Covers
Clyde Tombaugh and the search for planet XClyde Tombaugh : discoverer of planet PlutoPercival's planet [a novel]The unfixed stars