Manuscripts/Mixed Material Draft of obituary for Gerard Kuiper
About this Item
- Draft of obituary for Gerard Kuiper
- Contributor Names
- Sagan, Carl (Author)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Astronomy
- - Sagan, Carl
- - Mentorship
- - Mentoring
- - Kuiper, Gerard P
- - Planetary science
- - Planetology
- - Manuscripts
- - A draft of an obituary Carl Sagan wrote for Gerard Kuiper for Icarus, a journal focusing on solar system studies which Carl Sagan was editor. The draft presents an overview of Kuiper's accomplishments and a review of his impact on planetary astronomy. This draft is longer than what was published in Icarus, volume 22 (1974): 117-18.
- Dimensions in inches: 11 x 8 1/2
- Source Collection
- The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
- Manuscript Division
- Online Format
- online text
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Sagan, Carl. Draft of obituary for Gerard Kuiper. 1974. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000015/. (Accessed February 27, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Sagan, C. (1974) Draft of obituary for Gerard Kuiper. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000015/.
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Sagan, Carl. Draft of obituary for Gerard Kuiper. 1974. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000015/>.