A number of RASC members took part in an expedition by train to Wivenhoe, Manitoba to view this eclipse; many others observed from Québec.
A longtime Ottawa Centre member, Librarian, eclipse chaser and meteor observer. Service Award 1980.
An active Ottawa Centre member and visual discoverer of four comets. He received the Chant Medal in 1979.
A supervisor at CP Rail and an active member of CFM and SAM. Service Award 1979. Multiple international honours.
Longtime physicist at Acadia University, active on National Council. Handbook editor (1982-2000). Service Award 1988.
A horticulturist and active asteroid, comet and variable star observer. Chilton Prize 1983, Chant Medal 1988.
Toronto Centre member, active on National Council, author of Looking Up. Service Award 1987.
Victoria Centre member and avid astrophotographer, speaker, writer. Chant Medal 1989.
Engineer at Ontario Hydro and a Toronto Centre member. Chant Medal recipient for 1950.
Hamilton Centre telescope maker. Chant Medal 1949.
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