Subseries 3 - Awards and honours

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Reference code

OTUFM 10-I-3


Awards and honours


  • 1970-2019 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

12 cm of textual records and other materials

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Name of creator


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Scope and content

Subseries consists of records relating to honours and awards that John Beckwith received during his lifetime, including honorary doctorates from several Canadian universities, Member of the Order of Canada, and various other tributes. Records include medals, certificates, photographs from award ceremonies, related correspondence, and copies of acceptance and convocation speeches given by Beckwith.

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Files are arranged in chronological order.

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  • English

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