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Inventory of the Wilhelm Heinrich Walter Baade Papers , 1915-1960
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Box 1

Miscellaneous work from Germany before 1932: (3)

 

ß Lyrae [after 1919]

 

Reports on:

 

Jena Observatory

 

Philippine eclipse expedition 1929

 

Rockefeller IEB Fellowship

 

Letters 1923-1928, includes:

 

Rockefeller Foundation

 

Jena Observatory

 

Wolfgang Pauli (1 ltr)

 

Lacertae variables 1915-1917

 

Orion Nebula variables

 

includes ltr from Henrietta Leavitt, 1921

 

Nebulosity in Perseus

 

Color index measurements, Cygnus region

 

Cygnus & Sagitta variables

Box 2

Miscellaneous work from Germany before 1932: (4)

 

Sagitta

 

NGC 4147; 5053

 

RV Cancri

 

SS Cancri

 

Seven variables in M51

Box 3

Cygnus variables work before 1934: (5)

 

Observations

 

Computations & charts

 

Final list of results

Box 4

Globular clusters (6)

Box 5

Extragalactic nebulae (7)

Box 6

Nova Aquilae 1918 (9)

Box 7

Novae & Nova Herculis (10)

Box 8

Supernovae (11)

Box 9

Supernovae in galaxies (12)

Box 10

Crab nebula: (13)

 

Research notes - Drafts - Papers

 

Measures -- filaments

 

Singer-Polignac Seminar 1939 (14)

Box 11

Research Notes on B Cas & A Cas (15)

 

Card file on variables in field around NGC 6522, 1949-50 (17)

 

Lecture notes: (35)

 

Princeton 1959

 

Australia 1959

 

Miscellaneous Cards

Box 12

Variables in field around NGC 6522 (16)

 

Assisted by S. I. Gaposchkin

Box 13

Population I & II; Type I & II Cepheids (18)

 

Miscellaneous notes:

 

M 87

 

Long period variables

Box 14

Supernova Ophiuchi 1604 (26)

 

Miscellaneous: (27)

 

G. H. Herbig 1949

 

N. Roman 1950

 

Diverse notes 1945

 

Letter to J. H. Oort re Crab nebula polarization

 

T Tauri variables

 

Photo of Orion nebula

 

SA 51

 

L. Perek

 

High velocity stars 1945 & 1947

 

NGC 6357 1941

 

Stebbins colors of supergiants 1942

 

Miscellaneous notes 1953

 

H. Weaver -- galactic rotation 1953

 

Lists of coordinates by H. C. Arp re variables in NGC 6522

 

Letter of D. H. Menzel re Smithsonian Physical Tables 1950

 

Leiden list of velocity components of stars more than 5 parsecs

 

Cepheids with periods between 1 and 2 days

 

Sun's motion through spiral arm

 

Distribution of globular clusters in M 87

 

Cygnus variables (28)

 

C. Caratheodory: Geodetic Differential Equations (hand copy) (29)

Box 15

Miscellaneous work from Germany before 1932 (3)

 

Lectures in stellar astronomy 1929-30

 

New investigations of extragalactic stellar systems 1930

 

Nebulae -- papers

 

Variables in Cygnus region

Box 16

Telescope programs & miscellaneous notes: (8)

 

Notes re observing programs

 

Notes re novae 1940

 

Miscellaneous technical notes

Box 17

R Aquarii (22)

 

Miscellaneous (23)

 

Notebook on novae (24)

Box 18

Resolution of galaxies M31, 32, NGC205, 147, 185 (30)

 

Mt. Wilson contribution 696 & 697

 

Notes on Population I & II Cepheids 1950-60 (31)

 

Lectures 1950-58: (34)

 

Dublin IAU 1955

 

Bruce 1954-55

 

Darwin

 

Lecture course at Caltech

 

Charlottesville 1958

 

Russell 1958

Box 19

Letters after 1945 (25)

 

Lectures: (32)

 

Swarthmore 1953

 

Hitchcock 1954

 

Harvard 1958-59

 

Papers for Michigan & IAU, etc. 1950-55 (33)

 

"A Discussion of the Ursa Minor Dwarf Galaxy Based on Plates Obtained by Walter Baade," by van Agt (36)

 

Letters (photocopies) of Baade: to/from F. G. Smith; to B. Lovell, 1951-52 re optical identification of various radio sources (37)

Box 20

Baade's photographic atlas of M31, 1947-1951 (47 photos)

 

Marked photographs of galaxies and clusters of galaxies (1)

 

Miscellaneous charts, graphs, and figures (2)

Box 21

Charts: (1)

 

Supernovae and novae

 

Globular clusters

 

Miscellaneous charts and graphs (2)

Box 22

Figures: (19)

 

Novae

 

Color-magnitude charts of globular clusters

 

Miscellaneous

 

Chart of expansion of B Cassiopeiae (20)

 

Figures and chart of field of NGC 6522 (21)

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Contains oversized items from groups in 22