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Charles F. Richter Science Fiction Collection

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CHARLES FRANCIS RICHTER, 1900-1985. Seismologist, Professor of Seismology, CIT 1937-1970. Known internationally for development with Gutenberg of the Earthquake Magnitude Scale and for research on seismic regionalization. The pulp science fiction magazines in this collection date betweeen 1926 and 1955 and include: Amazing Stories (with Annual and Quarterly); Astounding Science Fiction; Astounding Stories, Thrilling Wonder Stories, Fantastic Story, and a range of other titles.


ID: 1978-00021
Richter, Charles Francis (Seismologist)

Creation Jan. 1, 1926 through Dec. 31, 1955

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Bound; LENGTH: 18 linear ft. ; QUANTITY: 34.5 boxes; loose duplicates

Topics: Geology, Science fiction

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