1930s

Frank Sisman

Hamilton Centre telescope maker. Chant Medal 1949.

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Herbert Fox

Served on Hamilton Centre council for 38 years. Service Award 1968.

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The Solar System

A Ready Reference Handbook of the SOLAR SYSTEM
A CONCISE SUMMARY OF OVER 1,000 Interesting Items and Deductions
By W. G. COLGROVE, M.A., B.D.
2 Christie St., London, Ont.

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Bert Topham Sidereal Clock

Bert Topham's sidereal clock, dated 1936.  Kindly donated to the Society by Lynn Kirk in October 2013.

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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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