This collection contains correspondence,
administrative files, photographs, charts, meeting notes, research, and
writings of astronomer Nicholas Ulrich Mayall.
Nicholas Ulrich Mayall
(May 9, 1906-January 5, 1993). Born in Moline, Illinois, Dr. Mayall grew up in
Stockton, California. He earned his bachelor's degree and doctorate at the
University of California at Berkeley. During World War II he did government
research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
31 linear feet
(74 archives boxes)
Property rights reside with the
University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the
records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the
material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
Collection open for research.