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1960s

Cyril Clark

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(1912-) Treasurer of the Society (1970-76) and Chair of the Property Committee (1972-77).

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Clark, Cyril G.
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Marie Fidler

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(?-1996) Executive Secretary of the RASC (1958-72).

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Fidler, Marie
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John Heard

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(1907-76) Director of the David Dunlap Observatory (1951-65), RASC President (1953-54).

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Heard, John F.
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Malcolm Thomson

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(1908-2002) RASC National President (1966-1968) during Canada's Centenary, Chief of the Positional Astronomy and Time Service (1957-1966), and Chief of the Astronomy Division (1966-1970) at the Dominion Observatory. When the DO closed, he became head of the NRC's Time and Frequency Section of the Physics Division (for more information, see http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2002BAAS...34.1385H.) —RAR

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Thomson, Malcolm M.
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Bert Topham

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(1893-1962) Bert Topham (Toronto Centre) was a prominent observer of his day, and the first recipient of the Society's Chant Medal.

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Topham, Bert
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Castlefield Observatory

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(1938-62) Bert Topham's observatory at 1250 Castlefield Ave., Toronto.

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Observatory, Castlefield
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Assembling a newsletter (Scope?) at 252 College Street.

Gold Medal 1961

Gold Medal 1961

Peter Millman (r) presents the Gold Medal to Richard Henry in 1961 at RASC National Office (252 College Street). This photo appears in Looking Up, p. 56.

Malcolm Thomson 19680518

Malcolm Thomson 19680518

Malcolm Thomson. RASC President 1966-68. Photo taken at Calgary on 1968 May 18. Photo by Norman Green.

252 College Street 19661025

252 College Street 19661025

National Office RASC (252 College Street, Toronto). Photo taken on 1966 October 25. Photo by Norman Green.

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