1920s

Jupiter 19270820

Jupiter on 1927 August 20. Pencil sketch by Geoffrey Bell.

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Saturn 19260600

Saturn, June 1926.  Ink sketch by Geoffrey Bell.

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Asbury, H.E.S. #1

Note (1992) from George Ascroft, Recording Secretary of the Montreal Centre:

My neighbour, Mrs. Frances Jamieson, loaned me the originals and due to the photographic skills of our president, Louie Bernstein, the copies I am sending are identical with the originals.

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Marsh, Rev. D.B.

Rev. D.B. Marsh, an active observer and promoter of astronomy with the Guelph, Peterboro, and Hamilton Centres.

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Geoffrey Bell

(1899-1982) A Paris, Ontario member and noted solar observer.

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RASC National Office

The RASC's headquarters has moved around Toronto over the years:

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Correspondence 1920s

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DAO

Hon. Charles Stewart - Minister
W. W. Cory, C.M.G. - - Deputy Minister

The Dominion Astrophysical
Observatory
Victoria, B.C.

A SKETCH of the development of astronomy
in Canada and of the founding of this observatory.
A description of the building and of the
mechanical and optical details of the telescope. An
account of the principal work of the institution.

By J. S. Plaskett, F.R.S.

Ottawa
F. A. ACLAND,
Printer to the King’s Most Excellent Majesty
1923

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Luncheon Sign-in

Note in file with page:

Was found at Agincourt Ge[o]Magnetic Observatory, Agincourt Ontario in 1968.

The Geomagnetic Observatory was terminated operation because of expansion of the 401, at Midland Ave, just east of Kennedy Rd.

I believe the paper was originated by Jackson who ran the geomagnetic observatory in 1926.

You might contact Miss Douglas or ??? Russell.

C. Hodgson.

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RASC Constitution 1927

CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS OF
The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
ADOPTED JUNE 16, 1908; IN FORCE DECEMBER 1, 1908.
WITH AMENDMENTS TO DECEMBER 1, 1927.

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