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Forest Ray Moulton Files
Years covered: 1922-1947
Linear feet: 9
Moulton, an astronomer from the University of Chicago known for the planetesimal theory of planet formation, served as AAAS Permanent Secretary and then Administrative Secretary, 1937 to 1948. These records document AAAS's activities in the first half of the twentieth century. Materials include correspondence, memos, financial records, and meetings and membership publicity.
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