E.K. White's North Star Observatory at Kimberley, B.C. in 1947.
Published in JRASC, 41, 188 (1947).
Telescope used by W.D. Stewart, Hamilton Centre; made in 1943 by Mr. Frank Sisman. (1944 Mar 28)
Victoria Centre members preparing for the transit of Mercury on 1940 November 11.
Observers: Stilwell, Wright, Everall, Mrs. Ley, Miss Humeston, Shaw.
Telescopes: Hopkins, Shaw, DAO, Peters.
Photograph by L. Hopkins. Original print at DDO. Published in JRASC, 35, 1 (1941).
Solar eclipse 1945 July 5.
Enlargement in DDO files.
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.
Wates Telescope, September 1943. JRASC 37, 265 (1943) not published. Original print at DDO.
Possibly in the picture: A. McKeller, J. Campbell, J. Pearce, Lt. Gov. J.C. Bowen, C. Wates, Pres. Nelson.
Stellafane, August 1948. Mr. A.V. Whipple's prize-winning telescope. F. de Kinder, the two judges, Mr. & Mrs. Whipple.
Sent by Louie Bernstein, Montreal Centre.
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