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Archives - 1940s

1940s images from the national archives.

Bert Topham #6

Bert Topham #6

Bert Topham working on a mirror, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert Topham #5

Bert Topham #5

Bert Topham at his telescope, circa 1940. Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Castlefield Observatory #6

Castlefield Observatory #6

Bert Topham and his nautical sextant at Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Castlefield Observatory #5

Castlefield Observatory #5

Bert Topham's Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Castlefield Observatory #4

Castlefield Observatory #4

Bert Topham with his nautical sextant at his Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

RASC Gavel 1941

RASC Gavel 1941

"This gavel is made, and given to The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada by H.G. Duncalfe Oct 1941."

Ken Chilton #9

Ken Chilton #9

L to R: Marlett, Jim King, Ken Tower, Geo. Haskell, Ken Chilton.

Ken Chilton #8

Ken Chilton #8

Ken Chilton is at bottom right.

Ken Chilton #7

Ken Chilton #7

Ken Chilton, second from right.

Hamiltonians at DDO

Hamiltonians at DDO

Hamilton Centre group in front of the DDO.

L to R: J.A. Partridge, Dr. Wm. Findlay, Dr. Warren, Rev. E.F. Maunsell, Norman H. Broadhead, Prof. George Milne, George Campbell, 8, Dr. McNeil, T.N. Wingham, W.S. Mallory, Dr. A.E. Johns, E.E. Boscence.

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