(1899-1982) A Hamilton Centre member and noted solar observer.
The RASC's headquarters has moved around Toronto over the years:
A number of RASC members observed this eclipse from Québec.
Now for the glass slide:
Engineer at Ontario Hydro and a Toronto Centre member. Chant Medal recipient for 1950.
Hamilton Centre telescope maker. Chant Medal 1949.
Served on Hamilton Centre council for 38 years. Service Award 1968.
A Ready Reference Handbook of the SOLAR SYSTEMA CONCISE SUMMARY OF OVER 1,000 Interesting Items and DeductionsBy W. G. COLGROVE, M.A., B.D.2 Christie St., London, Ont.
Bert Topham's sidereal clock, dated 1936. Kindly donated to the Society by Lynn Kirk in October 2013.
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