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Scientific correspondence: Dalitz, R.H., 1957-1963

MS. 11619/62/K.22

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Dalitz joined Peierls at Birmingham in 1949 and soon became one of his closest friends and colleagues. After a period at the Enrico Fermi Institute in Chicago 1956-1963, Dalitz returned to Oxford as a Royal Society Research Professor in 1963. See Bird of Passage, pp. 234, 291.

Many of Dalitz's letters are closely written in fine longhand, sometimes in pencil; the year is often omitted from the date and the documents have been assigned from the context.

Correspondence from Dalitz in Chicago, relating to a wide range of topics, scientific, departmental and personal.


  • Creation: 1957-1963


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 11619/62/K.22

Former reference:

NCUACS 57.6.95/K.22

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