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Name: John Hubert Craigie, AB, MSc, PhD, FRSC
Convocation date: June 8, 1948
Special Convocation: Special Convocation and official opening of the Prairie Regional Laboratory of the National Research Council
Discipline / contribution: plant pathology
Citation / biographical information:
The Committee...recommends that on the occasion of the opening of the Prairie Research Laboratory on June 8, a Special Convocation be held and the degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) be conferred upon:Degree received: Doctor of Laws
John Hubert Craigie, AB, MSc, PhD, FRSC, Dominion Botanist, for his investigations of rust diseases in cereal crops.
[Senate minutes, 12 May 1948]
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