File: Royal Astronomical Society

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous correspondence, including visit of RAS to Jodrell Bank, attempted resignation of Walter Stibbs (University Observatory at St Andrews), citing reasons of 'vested interests' between Cambridge and Jodrell Bank, and 'substantial disillusionment' with RAS officers, and correspondence with Vaghi re astronomy and society article. Correspondence: Sergio Vaghi; E .C. Rubridge; John Shakeshaft.