1930s

Bert Topham Sextant

Bert Topham's nautical sextant. Kindly donated to the Society by Lynn Kirk in October 2013.

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Peterson VarStar Report

AAVSO report form for observations of variables stars by R.J. Peterson (AAVSO observer code PTR) for August 1939.

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Frederic Troyer

(1912-99) An active 75-year member of the Toronto Centre. He received the Service Award in 1960.

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Harold Kingston

(1886-1963) Mathematician at U of Manitoba and Western U. Involved with Winnipeg and London Centres.

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Michael Burke-Gaffney

(1896-1979) Civil engineer and Jesuit astronomer; member of the Halifax Centre; received the Service Award in 1964.

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Frank DeKinder

(1892-1970) An active Montreal Centre member and observer (meteor/solar). Received the Chant Medal in 1955. AAVSO president (1967-69).

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DeLisle Garneau

(1906-67) First President of the Centre Français de Montreal (1947) and an active observer. Received the Chant Medal in 1951.

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Arthur Crooker

(1909-90) UBC Physicist. Service Award 1965.

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Robert Peters

(1872-1965) An longtime active Victoria Centre member; Service Award 1961.

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Kenneth Meiklejohn

(19??-) A school principal and charter member of the Calgary Centre. Received the Service Award in 1971.

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