David Chapman, a winner of the Simon Newcomb Award, stands beside the monument at the former astronomer’s birthplace at Wallace Bridge, NS.
(This photo appeared on page 59 of Looking Up. Photo by Gordon Hawkins, August 1986.)
Active members of the Winnipeg Centre.
Ottawa and Halifax Centre member. Service Award 1986.
A longtime Ottawa Centre member, Librarian, eclipse chaser and meteor observer. Service Award 1980.
A Québec Centre member and avid astrophotographer. Chant Medal 1987. National President (1990-92).
A Kingston Centre member and active variable star observer. Chilton Prize 1979. Chant Medal 1986.
An active Ottawa Centre member and visual discoverer of four comets. He received the Chant Medal in 1979.
Hyperactive London Centre member. Service Award 1984. National President (19??-??).
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.
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