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1985

Beginning of the Long Dash

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This is the typescript of Malcolm M. Thomson's important The Beginning of the Long Dash: A History of Timekeeping in Canada (1978). Thomson's monograph is the standard account of its subject. The version here is fuller than that published by the University of Toronto Press in 1978.

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1985
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520

GA Guide 1985

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Program guide to the 1985 GA in Edmonton.

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1985
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36

1980s Letter Lang

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The exact year of this latter is unknown.

 

ROBERT LANG, Chronicler

832 Roxborough Avenue
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8H 1T3

TELEPHONE 416-547-5301

LITTERA SCRIPTA MANENT
THE LANG REGISTRY
HAMILTON, ONTARIO

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Mr R P Broughton,
Secretary, R A S C
136 Dupont Street
Toronto Ontario MSR 1V2

Mr Broughton, Sir:

ref; Chilton Papers

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1985
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1

GA Banquet 1985

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GA 1985 banquet booklet.

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1985
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4

GA 1985 Field Trip

GA 1985 Field Trip

GA 1985 delegates visit the ESSC outreach observatory.

GA 1985 Banquet

GA 1985 Banquet

The GA 1985 (Edmonton) banquet. Photo by Peter Jedicke.

Dr. Who Visits K-W (1985)

Dr. Who Visits K-W (1985)

Jon Pertwee cut the ribbon at the the RASC Kitchener-Waterloo Centre's Dance Hill Observatory near Ayr, Ontario on the weekend of May 25, 1985. The Doctor Who actor was in the K-W area for a convention (Who Party 7) put on by the Doctor Who Information Network. These slides were taken by Kevin Schlueter and uploaded by Christine Mak. Dance Hill Observatory was recently decommissioned and added to CP Rail property. These photos appear with the permission of Steve Holmes, RASC K-W Centre president.

Dr. Who Visits K-W (1985)

Dr. Who Visits K-W (1985)

Jon Pertwee cut the ribbon at the the RASC Kitchener-Waterloo Centre's Dance Hill Observatory near Ayr, Ontario on the weekend of May 25, 1985. The Doctor Who actor was in the K-W area for a convention (Who Party 7) put on by the Doctor Who Information Network. These slides were taken by Kevin Schlueter and uploaded by Christine Mak. Dance Hill Observatory was recently decommissioned and added to CP Rail property. These photos appear with the permission of Steve Holmes, RASC K-W Centre president.

Dr. Who Visits K-W (1985)

Dr. Who Visits K-W (1985)

Jon Pertwee cut the ribbon at the the RASC Kitchener-Waterloo Centre's Dance Hill Observatory near Ayr, Ontario on the weekend of May 25, 1985. The Doctor Who actor was in the K-W area for a convention (Who Party 7) put on by the Doctor Who Information Network. These slides were taken by Kevin Schlueter and uploaded by Christine Mak. Dance Hill Observatory was recently decommissioned and added to CP Rail property. These photos appear with the permission of Steve Holmes, RASC K-W Centre president.

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