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Honorary Degrees

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Certificate from Indiana University conferring on Charlotte Auerbach the honorary degree of Doctor of Science, 5 October 1984

 Item — Box CLX-A-1535, Box: data_value_missing_5d364d12b00a66839092aca97387b6d0, Box: data_value_missing_5054c1aa49e301d68218b7bb70d1bab8
Identifier: Coll-1266/2/14
Scope and Contents Contains honorary degree certificate and citation in red leather folder with the seal of Indiana University imprinted. Accompanied by two newspaper clippings, a programme for the dedication ceremony of the addition to the Jordan Hall of Biology at Indiana University held on 05 October 1984 (2 copies) and a programme of the Symposium in the Biological Sciences held in celebration of the dedication on 04 October 1984.
Dates: 5 October 1984

Certificate from Trinity College, Dublin, conferring on Charlotte Auerbach the honorary degree of Doctor of Science, 7-8 July 1977

 File — Box CLX-D-15, Box: data_value_missing_84d6980b9b59226857739241f1e0bf6f, Box: data_value_missing_772c86aa83c48fe899c459037c2b973b
Identifier: Coll-1266/2/12
Scope and Contents Accompanied by a newspaper clipping from 08 July 1977, a menu from Trinity College's Commencements Dinner, the Orator's degree citations, a list of candidates for degree ceremony and a programme for the Commencements (meeting of the Senate of Dublin University).
Dates: 7-8 July 1977

Correspondence regarding Charlotte Auerbach's successful nomination for the honorary degree of Doctor of Science from the University of Cambridge, January 1976 - June 1977

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Identifier: Coll-1266/3/4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds: Contains correspondence between Charlotte Auerbach and various institutions, chiefly concerning honorary membership or the awarding of prizes and degrees.. The institutions concerned include the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, the Genetics Society of Japan, the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Trinity College, Dublin and the University of Cambridge.
Dates: January 1976 - June 1977

Correspondence regarding Charlotte Auerbach's successful nomination for the honorary degree of Doctor of Science from Trinity College, Dublin, January - February 1977

 File
Identifier: Coll-1266/3/5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds: Contains correspondence between Charlotte Auerbach and various institutions, chiefly concerning honorary membership or the awarding of prizes and degrees.. The institutions concerned include the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, the Genetics Society of Japan, the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Trinity College, Dublin and the University of Cambridge.
Dates: January - February 1977

General: 1948, 1948

 Sub-Series
Identifier: BAI 1/17/28
Scope and Contents Correspondence and related items, including letters from his wife Florence Jewel Baillie, his brother Donald Macpherson Baillie and George Kennedy Allen Bell. Also material relating to engagements in the United States, New Zealand and Australia, YMCA and World Council of Church matters and John Baillie's honorary degree from Muhlenberg College.
Dates: 1948

Honorary degree scroll from Leiden University, with scroll tube, 21 May 1975

 Item — Box CLX-D-15, Box: data_value_missing_560ac26b1c769c0f290fbc3422ffc409, Box: data_value_missing_3cbe15e38a4ab340f0283ca115f3be99
Identifier: Coll-1266/2/9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds: Contains Charlotte Auerbach's PhD and DSc certificates from the University of Edinburgh, honorary degree certificates from Trinity College, Dublin and the universities of Cambridge, Leiden and Indiana and awards made to Auerbach for her contributions to science, including the Darwin Medal and the Gregor Mendel Prize.
Dates: 21 May 1975

Letter to Albert Schweitzer from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, 01 June 1928

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L130
Scope and Contents Letter, June 1928, Sir Donald Francis Tovey to Albert Schweitzer. Discussing plans to give Schweitzer an honorary doctorates from the University of Edinburgh. Holograph signed, photocopy.
Dates: 01 June 1928

Letter to Albert Schweitzer from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, 09 May 1932

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L133
Scope and Contents Letter, 9 May 1932, Sir Donald Francis Tovey to Albert Schweitzer. Concerning ' The Bride of Dionysus', an organ recital in St. Giles cathedral, Edinburgh and Scweitzer's honorary degree from Edinburgh University music faculty. Holograph signed, photocopy.
Dates: 09 May 1932

Letter to Donald Tovey from Pablo Casals, 28 May 1934

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L880
Scope and Contents Letter, 28 May 1934, Pablo Casals to Donald Tovey. Discussion of honorary degree. Holograph signed.
Dates: 28 May 1934

Letter to Mary Gardner Grierson from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, c1934

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L266
Scope and Contents Letter, [1934], Eddlestone, Donald Tovey to Mary Grierson. Praising a concert performance, discussion of Tovey's cello concerto, suggestion that Adrian Boult be offered an honorary degree. Holograph signed.
Dates: c1934