1974

ACA 8th Minutes

MINUTES
OF THE
EIGHTH MEETING
OF THE
ASSOCIATE COMMITTEE ON
ASTRONOMY

WINNIPEG
7 - 9 NOVEMBER 1974

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CFHTC Agreement

CANADA- FRANCE-HAWAII
TELESCOPE
CORPORATION

Tripartite Agreement
Charter of Incorporation
Bylaws of the Corporation

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ACA Report 1974

a report to Cabinet
The Future of Astronomy
and Space Research
in Canada

prepared by the
Associate Committee on Astronomy
of the National Research Council

Two versions are posted here:

  • Draft Version, February 1974 (55 pages)
  • Final Version, April 1974 (74 pages, including 3 pieces of correspondence)
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GA 1974 Audio

Dr. Paul Hodge speaks on "The Six Steps" at the 1974 General Assembly in Winnipeg.  (This was a joint meeting with the AAVSO.)

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Handbook of Astrophotography

Handbook of

Astrophotography

for Amateur Astronomers

SECOND EDITION

G.N. Patterson
Saskatoon Centre, R.A.S.C.

Compiled for use as reference material in a course in
Astrophotography

© Copyright Gordon Nelson Patterson 1974, 1981 & 1985

ISBN 0-919677-05-3

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Visit to 2 Craters

The date of this document is uncertain.

A Visit to Two Canadian Craters, by Kenneth E. Chilton.

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The Possible Variation of HD33162

by K.E. Chilton, Hamilton Centre

For several years, the author has corresponded with Prof. J.M.L. da Silva of the State College of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil, about the variable star RX Lepporis. We agreed that certain of our visual observations were in doubt because of certain irregularities in the published magnitude sequence for stars on the comparison chart, AAVSO chart 050001 W Ori.

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DDO Program 1974

 

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GA Group Photo - 1974

Photo courtesy of Eric Clinton.

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Sand, Silver, and Stars

Sand, Silver, and Stars
Scenario and script by B. Franklyn Shinn
Winnipeg, March, 1974.

TITLES:
Sand, Silver & Stars
How he made his observatory
Produced by B.F. Shinn
With Jack Newton's telescope.
Animation & artwork by Edward Barker.
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