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Edmondson, Frank K. (Frank Kelly)

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Works: 38 works in 72 publications in 1 language and 232 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QB82.U62, 522.1973
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AURA and its US national observatories by Frank K Edmondson( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent developments at the Goethe Link Observatory by Frank K Edmondson( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Edmondson correspondence with Ernst Panenka and other materials regarding the naming of an asteroid after Serge Koussevitsky by Frank K Edmondson( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence with Panenka regarding naming of asteroid after Koussevitsky, computer printout of naming, and star chart showing location of asteroid
Frank Edmondson History of AURA interviews and documentation by Frank K Edmondson( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded interviews with transcripts conducted with 80 people about the early history of the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), Kitt Peak National Observatory (KPNO), and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO). Includes permission forms for interview subjects
American Astronomical Society Office of the Treasurer records of Frank K. Edmondson by American Astronomical Society( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflects tenure of Frank K. Edmondson as treasurer of the American Astronomical Society from 1954 to 1975, but also includes the records of past treasurers Frank C. Jordan (1932-1941), Keivin Burns (1941-1946), and Jason J. Nassau (1946-1954). These were accrued by Edmondson in his duties as treasurer, and consist primarily of financial and membership records. Includes financial reports, investment reports and documentation, membership lists and member correspondence, subscription payments by members and financial reports of AAS publications, National Science Foundation grant administration, and material related to the funding of visiting professors programs. Also contains meeting materials, including executive council minutes; materials reflecting all AAS programs and activities; correspondence with AIP on the relationship between the two organizations; materials on the Astronomical Journal, Astrophysical Journal, and the Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society; photographs; awards; Scientific Manpower Commission
AAAS symposium proceedings on teaching astronomy in the 1970s by American Association for the Advancement of Science( )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers presented by the Section on Astronomy at the Chicago meeting of the AAAS, December 1970, and transcript of discussions. Speakers include: Joseph W. Chamberlain, Helmut Abt, Bart Bok, Frank Edmondson, Lawrence W. Frederick, and George O. Abell
Selected presentations from the AAS centennial meeting by American Astronomical Society( )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recordings of three of the 104 sessions of the 194th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society which was a celebration of its Centennial. The selected sessions include: (A) Session 2,"Beyond the Observatory: Reflections on the Centennial" by David H. DeVorkin, an overview of the origins and development of the society; (B) Session 60, "My Most Memorable AAS Meeting," by F.K. Edmondson, J.W. M, Baars, C R. O'Dell, D.K. Duncan, and E.M. Burbridge; (C) Session 95, "The Future of the AAS (and of Astronomy)" by J.N. Bahcall, S. Wolff, and A.K. Dupree
Stellar kinematics and mean parallaxes : Frank K. Edmondson by Frank K Edmondson( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AURA (Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy), Kitt Peak and Cerro Tololo---the early years by Frank K Edmondson( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manuscript about the early history of the Associated Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), the Kitt Peak National Observatory, and the Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile. The author discusses the history of astronomy in the United States, the role of the National Science Foundation in its development, and AURA participating universities
Robert R. McMath papers by Robert R McMath( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Fecker, Clyde Fisher, Erle Stanley Gardner, W.S. Gilmore, Leo Goldberg, Gilbert Grosvenor, Melville Grosvenor, Roger Heyns, Henry S. Hulbert, N.C. Johnson, Louis C. Karpinski, Remington Kellogg, Hayward Keniston, Edward H. Kraus, F.H. Learer, Roy D. McClure, C.S. McDowell, Tracy W. McGregor, Francis C. McMath, George Malesky, Donald H. Menzel, Paul W. Merrill, Orren C. Mohler, Seth Nicholson, William Norton, Charles E. Odegaard, Jesse Ormondroyd, R.M. Petrie, Edison Pettit, Alfred J. Pyke
"The Absorption of Light in the Galaxy." by Frank K Edmondson( )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stellar Kinematics and Mean Parallaxes. Second paper. (Reprinted from the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.) by Frank K Edmondson( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral history interviews of the Retired IU Faculty Oral History Project( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Project consists of interviews with 15 retired faculty members of Indiana University
ANALYSIS OF STELLAR MOTIONS( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This report includes: RADIAL VELOCITIES OF 11th MAGNITUDE A AND K STARS, by F.K. Edmundson
Orren C. Mohler transcript of oral history interview by Orren C Mohler( )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted by Frank Edmondson relating to Mohler's professional career, his association with Robert McMath, and the building of the McMath-Hulbert Observatory
Frank K. Edmondson selected papers by Frank K Edmondson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Primarily correspondence of Edmondson, or collected by him, relating to the cooperative use of observatories, specifically the McDonald Observatory in Indiana, and the origins of the American national astronomical observatories. Correspondents include Samuel Alfred Mitchell, Otto Struve, and A.N. Vyssotsky
National observatories( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Ford Foundation and the European Southern Observatory by Frank K Edmondson( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Orren C. Mohler papers by Orren C Mohler( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Transcript of interview, 1979, conducted by Frank Edmondson relating to Mohler's professional career, his association with Robert McMath, and the building of the McMath-Hulbert Observatory; course materials from astronomy classes taught at the University of Michigan; collected materials relating to his interest in history of astronomy and to the history of golf courses, particularly those in Michigan
Harold Lane, 1910-1993 by Goetz K Oertel( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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AURA and its US national observatories
Alternative Names
Edmondson, Frank Kelly 1912-

Frank K. Edmondson American astronomer

Frank K. Edmondson Amerikaans astronoom (1912-2008)

Frank K. Edmondson amerikansk astronom

Frank K. Edmondson astrònom estatunidenc

Frank K. Edmondson astronome américain

Frank K. Edmondson astrónomo estadounidense

Frank K. Edmondson US-amerikanischer Astronom

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