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Rev. Robert Evans papers, ca. 1980-1989, and diaries of O. D. Evans, 1924-1969

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Rev. Robert Evans papers, ca. 1980-1989, and diaries of O. D. Evans, 1924-1969

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MLMSS 8455

Record identifier

YK5Q6E7n

Rev. Robert Evans papers, ca. 1980-1989, and diaries of O. D. Evans, 1924-1969

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Rev. Robert Evans papers, ca. 1980-1989, and diaries of O. D. Evans, 1924-1969

Full title

Rev. Robert Evans papers, ca. 1980-1989, and diaries of O. D. Evans, 1924-1969

Date

ca. 1980-1989, 1924-1969

Call Numbers

MLMSS 8455

Record Identifier

YK5Q6E7n
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0.66 metres of textual material (4 boxes)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Collection of astronomical observation records and related articles, reports and correspondence compiled by The Rev. Robert Owen Evans, ca. 1980-1989. Also includes Christian devotional diaries of his father, Obed David Evans, a published Sydney botanist, ca. 1924-1969.

BOX 1
Devotional diaries of O. D. Evans, father or The Rev. Robert Ev...

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Rev. Robert Evans papers, ca. 1980-1989, and diaries of O. D. Evans, 1924-1969

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by The Rev. Robert Evans in 1989

Administrative / Biographical history

Rev. Robert Owen Evans (b. 1937), minister of the Uniting Church in Australia and amateur astronomer, holds the all-time record for visual discoveries of supernovae. Evans was born in Sydney, and graduated from the University of Sydney. He majored in philosophy and modern history.

From a religious family, was ordained a Methodist minister b...

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MLMSS 8455

Record Identifier

YK5Q6E7n

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