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Andrew Elvins

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(1823-1918) One of the founding members of the society in 1868.

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Elvins, Andrew
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1890s Wilson Donation

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Letter from Lady Wilson

To the members of the Astronomical Society

Gentlemen

It will afford me much pleasure if you will accept the telescope and celestial globe of the late Sir Adam Wilson as it was his express wish that it should be offered to this astronomical society in which he took so much interest.

I remain Gentlemen
Very Sincerely Yours

E. Wilson

Spadina Crescent
May 4th.

Year: 
1892
Pages: 
2

1890s Hale

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Letter from G.E. Hale

Note: the first page of this letter is missing.

Year: 
1890
Pages: 
3

1890s Circular APST

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Circular of the Astronomical and Physical Society of Toronto (APST).

The exact year of issue is not known.

Circular.

THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF TORONTO.

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Cha[r]les Carpmael Esq., M.A., F.R.A.S.,

Director Toronto Observatory,         President.

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Year: 
1899
Pages: 
1

Wolsingham Oby Report

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WOLSINGHAM OBSERVATORY.

REPORT FOR 1890.

During the Spring the revision of the proofs of the last pages of the new edition of the "Red Stars" was completed, and this work, which has been carried on since 1886, has been published by the Royal Irish Academy.

Year: 
1890
Pages: 
2

Meeting Report 1893 Feb 7

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A newspaper clipping reporting on the meeting of 1893 February 7th.
A bitmap scan is located at the bottom of this page.

ASTRO-PHYSICS


An Evening's Work at the Meeting of the Astronomical and Physical Society.

Year: 
1893
Pages: 
1

Meeting Report 1893 Jan 10

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This is the transcription of a newspaper article which reports on the society's meeting of 1893 January 10th. There is a PDF file with a scan of the original article at the bottom of this page.

ASTRO-PHYSICS

ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY--PROF. W. H. PICKERING ON THE NOMENCLATURE UPON MARS--ELECTION OF OFFICERS-- DR. OTTO HAHN ON METEORITES.

Year: 
1893
Pages: 
1

APST Constitution

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Astronomical & Physical Society of Toronto (APST) Constitution and By-laws, 1890.

Year: 
1890
Pages: 
13
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