Transactions 1901

Transactions of the Toronto Astronomical Society for the year 1901, including the twelfth annual report.

This 300dpi djvu file was generated from a 600dpi 1-bit scan of the original volume and also contains searchable text.

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Thomas Lindsay Pocket Watch

I was recently given a pocket watch by my father. He had received it on his 18th birthday from his mother, Thomas Lindsay's granddaughter Lois Caldwell. The pocket watch has the following engraved on the back:

Presented to: Mr. T Lindsay
By the TAS
Jan 1901

W. Caldwell, great-great grandson of Thomas Lindsay.

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Decimals and Decimalisation

Decimals and Decimalisation

Arthur Harvey
Actuary, F.R.S.C., Etc.
Toronto, Canada

Review #1 is from The Daily Free Press, London, Ontario for Saturday, February 16, 1901.

Review #2 is from The Gazette, Montreal for January 26, 1901.

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George Lumsden 1901

George Lumsden, summer 1901.

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TAS Minutes 1901

Toronto Astronomical Society (TAS) minutes for 1901.

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Thomas Lindsay

Recording Secretary 1895-1900. His bio appears on page 80 of the 1901 Transactions.

This photo was published in the 1901 Transactions, page 81.

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