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dc.creatorEllis, Billy
dc.date.accessioned2024-01-25T16:15:52Z
dc.date.available2024-01-25T16:15:52Z
dc.date.issued1936-09-11
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu/handle/116099117/61978
dc.descriptionLetter from Billy Ellis (of Hunnewell, Kansas) to Robert Brown informing him that he saw the meteorite, and that it appeared to fall outside of his town. He further invited Brown to come have a look in the area for fragments.
dc.relationOscar Monnig Papers (MS 124)
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any document or photograph.
dc.sourceSeries III, Box 05, Crescent, Okla., 1936-1972 folder
dc.subjectMeteorite
dc.subjectCrescent meteorite
dc.subjectLogan County (Okla.)
dc.subjectCM2 carbonaceous chondrite
dc.subjectEllis, Billy
dc.subjectBrown, Robert
dc.titleLetter from Billy Ellis to Robert Brown (September 11, 1936)
dc.typeDocument
dc.description.transcriptionOpened by Robt L Brown first Ans 9/11/36 Hunnewell, Kans., August 20, 1936. Mr. Robert Brown, Burleson, Texas, Dear Sir: I read in the Blackwell paper that you were going to search for the meteor which streaked across Northern Okla. Last Monday Evening. I live at Hunnewell, Kansas, about twenty-one miles northwest of Blackwell, and I happened to see the meteor. It appeared to fall south of Hunnewell. Come up and I will help you search for it. Very truly, Billy Ellis.


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    The files are arranged alphabetically, usually according to the location of discovery of the meteorite. The files contain correspondence and research material on the meteorites in the collection.

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