Reference numberPB/1/29
TitleCopy of resolution adopted by Senate and Council, Manchester University, 1953, of appreciation of Blackett's services to the University.
DescriptionBlackett's service: Longworthy Professor of Physics 1937-1953, Dean of the Faculty of Science 1948-1950, Member of Council 1949-1952 and pro-Vice-Chancellor 1950-1952

Also: typescript copy of MS. letter from Blackett to Vice-Chancellor of Manchester University, 12 April 1952, giving his reasons for not attending Cathedral Centenary Service. Attached is an extract form 'the Owens College: its Foundation and Growth
(Includes photocopy of Blackett's autograph letter).
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