Correspondence, most of it prior to Struve's service in the Dept. of Astronomy, University of California, biographical materials,
bibliographies of his writings, photographs, and some papers relating to various members of the Struve family. Also includes
materials concerning his interest and activity in astronomy while at U.C. Berkeley and the International Astronomical Union.
Otto Struve (August 12, 1897-April 6, 1963) was an influential astronomer, professor, and observatory director who specialized
in stellar spectroscopy and the study of double stars. Struve's research achievements, administrative talents, and active
promotion of international cooperation greatly influenced the development astronomy in the 20th century.
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