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Huggins, Sir William, (1824-1910), Knight, astronomer

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Surname: Huggins
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: William
Gender: Male
Date: 1824-1910
Title: Knight
Biography: ODNB link for Huggins, Sir William (1824-1910) Knight Astronomer
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P140217 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P14771 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Sir William Huggins
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1854-1900: corresp and papers
Royal Astronomical Society Library
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
1865-1908: corresp (325 items)
Royal Society
1866-92: letters to Sir Henry Wentworth Acland
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 22893
1891-1910: corresp with George Hale
California Institute of Technology Archives
corresp with Sir JFW Herschel
Royal Society
NRA 8803
1894-1905: letters (15) to Sir Alfred Kempe
West Sussex Record Office
1879-1893: letters to Lord Rayleigh (9)
United States Air Force Academy, McDermott Library
NRA 18694
1867-1908: corresp with Sir George Stokes and TR Robinson (c280 items)
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
NRA 20700 Stokes
1897-1907: letters to SP Thompson
Imperial College Archives and Corporate Records Unit
NRA 11421 Thompson