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1980s images from the national archives.

Supernova Wild in NGC 4490

Supernova Wild in NGC 4490

Supernova Wild in NGC 4490, photographed by Jack Newton of Victoria Centre. This prediscovery
photograph (by 17 days, on March 29.24) was taken through Mr. Newton’s 40 cm f/5 reflector on Ektachrome 400, and shows the magnitude 14.8 supernova immediately to the right of the galaxy’s nucleus on the evening of 29 March
1982.

This photo appeared on the cover of the August 1982 National Newsletter.

P. Millman, 1980s

P. Millman, 1980s

Dr. Peter Millman in the 1980s.

Telescope Seminar 1982

Telescope Seminar 1982

A G E N D A

SCOPE SHOP SEMINAR '82

Monday, April 12, 1982  7:00 pm - 9:45 pm

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.

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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