|Title||Correspondence preceding Blackett's paper of May 1947 on Magnetic Spin|
|Description||Letter from Blackett to Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, asking for information on 'any promising stars with high angular momentum', November 1946, and Chandrasekhar's reply enclosing report on H Babcock's paper on 78 Virgins, January 1947.|
(See Bernard Lovell, 'P.M.S. Blackett: A Biographical Memoir', Royal Society: 1976, p.39 for the importance of this letter for Blackett's work).
Leter to 'Paul' [Ehrenfest] to accompany draft of paper, March 1948.
Letters from Harry Plaskett and Sydney Chapman re draft of paper, April 1948.
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|NA8165||Chapman; Sydney (1888 - 1970)||1888 - 1970|
|NA3455||Chandrasekhar; Subrahmanyan (1910 - 1995)||1910 - 1995|