Contains 24 Results:
Photocopies 15 March 1949 (from Chandrasekhar) 18, 19 July 1949 (2 letters on 19 July). Includes material regarding a paper by C. Prasad. 1 September 1949, 2 September 1949 (from Chandrasekhar) 29 October 1949 13 September 1949 (from Chandrasekhar), 14, 23, 26 December 1949.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.47, fols. 1-34
Extents: 34 Leaves
Transcripts of the letters in MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.47.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.48, fols. 35-74
Extents: 40 Leaves
Photocopies 14 January 1950 25 February 1950 11 September 1950 (envelope only) n.d. letter from Margaret (Meggie) Milne about her father's death (on 20 September) 14 October 1950 (from Chandrasekhar to W.H. McCrea with recollections of Milne and extracts from some of the letters).
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.49, fols.75-91
Extents: 17 Leaves
Transcripts of the letters in MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.49.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.50, fols. 92-111
Extents: 20 Leaves
Includes letters from Margot Milne, two letters from Milne (8 September 1935, 10 August 1936), and a note and press-cutting on the death of Margot Milne 1938. Fol. 117 (= closed).
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.51, fols. 112-118
Extents: 7 Leaves
Mainly letters from Meggie and Eleanor Milne but includes a letter from Miriam Dunham.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.52, fols. 119-127
Extents: 9 Leaves
Letters exchanged between Meggie and Eleanor Milne and Chandrasekhar, regarding meetings, personal news, etc.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.53, fols. 128-146
Extents: 19 Leaves
Dates: 1950-1956, 1975-1976
Six letters. The letter of 1 August refers to Milne's re-casting of his Bakerian Lecture in response to criticisms from Eddington ( Obituary Notices, p.431).
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.54, fols. 163-174
Extents: 12 Leaves
Four letters: the letters of 1941, 1943, 1944 are on mathematical subjects; the letter of 1945 is on the death of Beatrice Milne. The 1945 letter is closed.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.56, fols. 185-189
Extents: 5 Leaves
Correspondence with Clarendon Press, Oxford, regarding Milne's Cadbury Lectures 'Modern Cosmology and the Christian Idea of God the Creator'. Includes Dingle's 4-page report on the manuscript, which was published in 1952.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.57, fols. 190-198
Extents: 9 Leaves
Letters, numbered 1-5 10 November, 25 December 1929 11 July 1930 24 May 1939. Fol. 206 is a formal note on the death of Margaret Milne.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.58, fols. 199-207
Extents: 9 Leaves
Letters, numbered 6-13, mainly about Milne's children and family affairs 17 August, 29 October 1940 1, 29 January 1941 8, 31 October 1945 30 December 1946 25 March 1947.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.59, fols. 208-231
Extents: 24 Leaves
Photocopies of the letters contained in MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.58 and MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.59, some with typed transcripts. Attached to the copy of Milne's letter of 1 January 1941 is a copy of a letter from D.R. Pye to A.V. Hill about Dunham's wish to join the R.A.F. to help the British war effort. Also enclosed are some of the original censored war-time envelopes.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.60, fols. 232-299
Extents: 68 Leaves
Letter from Theodore Dunham to R.A. Lyttelton and N. Hetherington explaining his family's connection with Milne and the origin of the letters. Also included here are two copies of a list and summary of the letters.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.61, fols. 300-303
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: 1 Dec 1979
A letter from C.J. Eliezer discussing Milne's two papers on Rational Electrodynamics, published in the February issue of Philosophical Magazine.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.62, fols. 304-305
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: 21 Mar 1943
Includes a letter from Milne's father to Hill thanking him for his help with Milne's career, and a letter from Milne on his father's death.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 429/D.63, fols. 306-316
Extents: 11 Leaves