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Observer's Handbook 1945

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The Observer's Handbook for 1945.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Thirty-seventh year of publication.
 

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1945
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84

Chant Medal 1941

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Chant Medal 1941

Bert Topham's Chant Medal from 1941.  This is the first Chant Medal ever awarded.  Kindly donated to the Society by Lynn Kirk in October 2013.  It is on display at national office in Toronto.

Swift Canadian Factory

Swift Canadian Factory

The Swift Canadian Co. factory where Bert Topham worked.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert Topham #8

Bert Topham #8

Bert Topham looking through his nautical sextant, circa 1940. Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert's sextant was generously donated to the Society by Lynn Kirk in 2013.

Bert Topham #7

Bert Topham #7

Bert Topham with his 6" refractor in Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert Topham #6

Bert Topham #6

Bert Topham working on a mirror, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert Topham #5

Bert Topham #5

Bert Topham at his telescope, circa 1940. Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Castlefield Observatory #6

Castlefield Observatory #6

Bert Topham and his nautical sextant at Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Castlefield Observatory #5

Castlefield Observatory #5

Bert Topham's Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Castlefield Observatory #4

Castlefield Observatory #4

Bert Topham with his nautical sextant at his Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

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