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18940112 Ball

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OBSERVATORY,
CAMBRIDGE

12 Jan 94

Dear Sir

      Owing to my absence from home I was unable to reply sooner to your very kind letter of the 20th inst.

      I shall indeed be proud to accept the very honourable distinction you propose to confer on me. I esteem it a very high compliment & I only wish I felt more worthy of it.

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18940101 Darwin

January 1st, 1894.

NEWNHAM GRANGE,
CAMBRIDGE

My dear Sir,

      I shall have much pleasure in accepting this Honorary Membersihp of the Toronto Astronomical and Physical Society if my nomination is accepted by the Society. I beg leave to thankt he Society in advance for the honour which they propose to confer on me.

I beg leave to remain
Yours very faithfully

G.H. Darwin

G.E. Lumsden, Esq.

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1894 Hale

Kenwood Observatory,
University of Chicago.

Dear Sir:

      I have the honor to acknowledge with thanks, the receipt of your valuable donation to the Library of the Kenwood Observatory,

Transactions of the Astronomical and Physical Society of Toronto for the year 1893 Including fourth annual report

Very respectfully yours

George E. Hale

Director

by E.

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18931223 Pickering

Harvard College Observatory
Cambridge, Mass.

December 23 1893

My dear Sir,

Your letter of December 21 asking if I should be willing to accept Honorary Membership in the Astronomical and Physical society of Toronto is duly received. In reply, if I should be elected, I should accept with pleasure.

With regards and pleasant reminiscences for Mr. Copland.

I remain

Yours faithfully
Edward C. Pickering

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18930720 Quebec Oby

The Quebec Observatory

Quebec, July 20th., 1893.

The President,

Astronomical and Physical Soc'y

Toronto, Ont.

Dear Sir:-

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18930514 Swift

May 14 '93

Dear Sir

The Warner Observatory has for years been opened to visitors as conditioned on the inclosed card.

Owing to the failure of Mr. Warner the observatory is no more. The instruments are dismantled to be located in the west probably in Colorado.

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18930102 Keeler

Alleghany Observatory,
Allegheny, Pennsylvania.
Jan 2 1893

G. E. Lumsden, Esq.
Corresponding Secretary of the
Astronomical and Physical Society of Toronto.

My Dear Mr. Lumsden,

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1893 Hale

Kenwood Observatory,

University of Chicago.

Dear Sir:

I have the honor to acknowledge with thanks, the receipt of your valuable donation to the Library of the Kenwood Observatory,

Transactions of the Astronomical and Physical Society of Toronto, for the year 1892, including Third Annual Report.

Very respectfully yours

George E. Hale

Director

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18921021 Warren

Kincardin[?] Oct 21. 92

Dear Sir,

As mentioned in the papers that you would like to have nay notes of observations of the Eclipse of yesterday I send the following.

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18920426 J.H. Kedzie

Office of J. H. Kedzie,
No. 6 Kedzie's Bulding.
Nos. 120 & 122 Randolph Street

Chicago, Ill. Ap 26 1892

G.E. Lumsden Esq.

Sec. of A. & P. S. of Toronto

Dear Sir

Many thanks for a copy of the very interesting Transactings of your learned Society. They certainly show marked ability & great industry in lines of original investigation.

Yours very truly

J. H. Kedzie

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