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.

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J.F. Heard 19610504

Dr. J.F. Heard. Director of the David Dunlap Observatory (1951-65). RASC President 1953-54. Died 1976 October 5. Photo taken on 1961 May 4.  Photo by Norman Green.

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GA 1961 Audio

Audio from the 1961 General Assembly in Toronto.

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GA Guest Book 1960-63

Guest book for:

  • 1960 General Assembly
  • 1961 Annual Meeting
  • 1963 General Assembly

 

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QE Planetarium Brochure

Queen Elizabeth Planetarium brochure.

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Hamilton Meetings

 

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I.E. Symposium

Note from Eric Briggs (Toronto Centre):

I feel this is timely bearing in mind the closure of the Canadian Air and Space Museum at that location in late September [2011]. The names on the program for the 26 Oct 1961 symposium (50 years ago yesterday!) reads like a who's who of experts in Canadian aerospace history:

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Sky Facts #15

Issue No. 15, Toronto, 1960-61

An INTRODUCTION to the wonders of astronomy, published by the ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA (TORONTO CENTRE) and distributed free to visitors at the Society's open-air meetings and Exhibition display; also at the Saturday public evenings at the David Dunlap Observatory.

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