Planning Papers and Correspondence: Satellite Link-Up

Scope and Content

Planning papers and correspondence relating to the ninety minute transatlantic satellite link between Manchester and the University of California, San Francisco, which permitted live transmission of the Mayneord Lecture by Alex D'Agapeyeff and expert panel discussion as well as the exchange of digital imaging data between the two centres. Including correspondence with the University of Manchester and UMIST Audio Visual Service, correspondence with 3M, correspondence with the University of California, miscellaneous planning papers, and six colour photographs of the lecture and panel discussion during the satellite link-up.