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Ottawa and Halifax Centre member. Service Award 1986.

Toronto Centre member, active on National Council, author of Looking Up. Service Award 1987.

(187?-1947) An active member of the Victoria Centre and winner of the Chant Medal in 1941.

(1896-1979) Civil engineer and Jesuit astronomer; member of the Halifax Centre; received the Service Award in 1964.

(1902-97) DO astronomer and Ottawa Centre member; received the Service Award in 1963.

(1889-1955) Mathematics Professor at U of Alberta; founder of the Edmonton Centre; Society President (1947-48).

(1846-94) M.A., F.R.A.S., F.R.S.C. Director of the Magnetic Observatory (Toronto), and Superintendent of the Dominion Meteorological Service (1876-94). President of the Society (1890-94).

(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.

(1939-76) This accomplished amateur astronomer was a member of the Hamilton Centre and recieved the Society's Service Award in 1976. The Society's Chilton Prize is named for him.

(1912-) Treasurer of the Society (1970-76) and Chair of the Property Committee (1972-77).