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C.A. Chant 1900s

C.A. Chant 1900s

C.A. Chant, M.A., Ph.D.  RASC President 1904-7.

Photo published in JRASC, 1917.

Clarence Chant

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(1865-1956) Professor of Astronomy at University of Toronto, President of the Society (1904-07), editor of the Journal and Handbook for 50 years, and an important figure in the creation of the David Dunlap Observatory.

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Chant, Clarence A.
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Person

100 Lantern Slides

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Note: The slides to accompany this handbook can be found here.

(See Chant's autobiography, pp. 390-394 for the history of the handbook and slide set.)

 

 

A HANDBOOK

TO ACCOMPANY A SET OF

ONE HUNDRED ASTRONOMICAL LANTERN SLIDES

PREPARED BY

Year: 
1930
Pages: 
68

RASC-AAVSO 1940 #4

RASC-AAVSO 1940 #4

Group photo, RASC-AAVSO meeting at DDO, 1940. An Image map with names is available. Frank Hogg appears in both photos!

Report & photo key: JRASC, 34, 224.

RASC-AAVSO 1940 #3

RASC-AAVSO 1940 #3

Joint RASC-AAVSO meeting in at DDO, 1940 June 1.

Upper row: Helen Federer, ..., Edwin[?] Fadler, Marie Thompson.

Lower row: Charles Elmer, R.K. Young, Mrs. C.A. Chant, Dr. C.A. Chant, Leon Campbell, H.S. Hogg (hat), S.C. Brown, David Pickering.

Chant Medal

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Chant Medal

The RASC's Chant Medal.

Chant Portrait

Chant Portrait

This portrait of C.A. Chant by Richards is on display at the society's national office.

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