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Colonel John H. Harrelson and J. S. Varris present a degree to Major General William Carey Lee

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Title:
Colonel John H. Harrelson and J. S. Varris present a degree to Major General William Carey Lee
Topics:
People
Subjects:
Armed Forces -- Officers
Commencement ceremonies
Diplomas
Events
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
7-1/2 x 9-1/2
Item identifier:
0226861
Created Date:
Description:
Verso reads: Colonel John N. Harrelson, Chancellor of NC State College delivering to Major General William Carey Lee, U.S. Army, Retired the diploma and citation of the honorary degree of Doctor of Military Science. The degree was officially conferred at the State College commencement on Monday, May 28, 1945. Illness prevented the attendance of General Lee at the commencement exercises. Date of delivery 21 June 1945. The third person in the picture is Mr. G.S. Varris, Assistant Controller
Genre:
Group portraits
Photographs
Names:
Lee, William C. more info on Lee, William C., 1895-1948 
North Carolina State University -- Administration more info on North Carolina State University -- Administration 
United States. Armed Forces more info on United States. Armed Forces 
Harrelson, J. W. (John William), 1885-1955 more info on Harrelson, J. W. (John William), 1885-1955 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs