Reference numberAP/79/14
TitleUnpublished paper, 'The evolution of our galactic system' by A W [Alexander William] Bickerton
CreatorBickerton; Alexander William (1842-1929); British astronomer
DescriptionBickerton writes: 'The following induction is based on the assumption, that the configuration, segregation, motions and general characteristics of the Milky Way, and those of the White nebulae that cluster about the poles of the galaxy, originated in the oblique interpenetration of two cosmic systems, one primordial and the other sidereal.'

Annotations in ink throughout. Includes bibliography.

Subject: Astronomy

Received 15 March 1917. Not read. Communicated by Thomas Mather.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
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NA1288Mather; Thomas (1856 - 1937)1856 - 1937
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