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University of British Columbia honorary degree recipients and officials

Item is a group photograph on the occasion of the awarding of honorary degrees by the University of British Columbia at the spring congregation. Individuals in this photograph are (left to right): (back row) Leonard Sylvanus Klinck (U.B.C. President Emeritus), Hon. Eric Werge Hamber (U.B.C. Chancellor Emeritus), (front row) Sherwood Lett (U.B.C. Chancellor), Hector MacLeod (degree recipient, Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science), Thomas Ingledow (degree recipient), William George Swan (degree recipient), Norman MacKenzie (U.B.C. President).

Princess Elizabeth and University of British Columbia officials at a U.B.C. football game

Item is a photograph of Princess Elizabeth, Prince Philip, and university officials at a University of British Columbia football game on the occasion of the royal visit to U.B.C. The identified individuals in this photograph are (from left to right): U.B.C. Chancellor Sherwood Lett, Princess Elizabeth, U.B.C. President Norman MacKenzie, and Prince Philip.

University of British Columbia honorary degree recipients and officials

Item is a group photograph on the occasion of the awarding of honorary degrees by the University of British Columbia at the spring congregation. Individuals in this photograph are (left to right): (top row) Sherwood Lett (U.B.C. Chancellor), Norman MacKenzie (bottom row) Henry F. Angus (degree recipient), Jessie Louise McLenaghan (degree recipient), Frank C. James (degree recipient).

The "Grand Moot", Law Faculty of University of British Columbia, courtroom

Item is a panorama photograph of the whole courtroom at the 'Grand Moot' at the University of British Columbia's Faculty of Law. The roles of the Justices at the bench are played by (from left to right) R.H. Tupper Q.C., Sherwood Lett (Chief Justice of the British Columbia Supreme Court), Gordon McGregor Sloan (Chief Justice for the Court of Appeal), Elmore Meredith Q.C., and Arthur J. Cowan Q.C..

Round Table Christmas luncheon, group photo

Item is a group photograph of Round Table Christmas luncheon guests. Individuals in this photograph are (from left to right): (back row) R. H. Tupper (QC), Hon. Mr. Justice H.B. Robertson, Frank H. Brown (C[BE]), Col. A. M. Brown (OBE), Roger M. Odlum, H. Oldham, A. M. J. English, J. K. Davis, Chief Justice Sherwood Lett, President N. A. M. MacKenzie, William Manson, W. Tom Brown, J. S. Eckman, D. A. McGregor, (middle row) Chris Webb, Brig. J. C. Stewart, Rt.Rev. Sir Francis Heathcote, Hon. F. M. Ross, Wm. J. Read, Col. J. P. Fell, M. E. Nichols, W. H. Malkin, George Kidd, Dr. Don Patterson. (front row) Gen. Victor W. Odlum, Gen Sir Ouvry Roberts, Richard Bell-Irving.

C.N.R. hospital train trip, group of army personnel and other officials

Item is a photograph of Army personnel and other officials taken on the railway platform on the occasion of the beginning of a trip on a C.N.R. hospital train. Sherwood Lett, wounded at the Battle of Dieppe, is returning to Vancouver on leave and can be seen here next to a nurse with his arm in a sling (sixth from the left).

Canadian Liaison Mission to Japan visits Chinese President Chiang Kai-Shek, handshake

Item is a photograph of the diplomats of the Canadian Liaison Mission to Japan during a "courtesy" call with President of the Republic of China Chiang Kai-Shek. President Chiang Kai-sheck (third from left) shakes the hand of General H.D.G. Crerar, the head of the mission, while Sherwood Lett (second from left) and other dignitaries look on.

Sai Wan Bay War Cemetery, General Crerar placing a wreath

Item is a photograph of General H.D.G. Crerar placing a wreath at a ceremony at the flagpole at Sai Wan Bay War Cemetery on the occasion of the Canadian Liaison Mission to Japan's visit to the cemetery during their visit to Hong Kong. Brigadier Sherwood Lett is visible at the far left and the other members of the Mission are visible in the background.

Canadian delegation reception, receiving line

Item is a photograph of members of the Canadian delegation of the International Commission for Supervision and Control in Vietnam receiving guests in a receiving line at a reception given by the delegation. A member of the delegation shakes hands with an unidentified Vietnamese woman. Sherwood Lett, the Commissioner of the Canadian delegation, is behind the woman, second from the right in the back row.

Canadian delegation reception, receiving line

Item is a photograph of members of the Canadian delegation of the International Commission for Supervision and Control in Vietnam receiving guests in a receiving line at a reception given by the delegation. A member of the delegation shakes hands with an unidentified man. Sherwood Lett, the Commissioner of the Canadian delegation, is second from the right of the receivers.

Honorary degree recipients at University of British Columbia

Item is a group photograph of individuals receiving honorary degrees at the University of British Columbia. On this day Sherwood Lett received a degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa). Individuals in the photographs are (left to right): (back row) Percy Barr, J. L. Plant, Gordon Stead, G. M. Volkoff, Sherwood Lett, (front row) William Murphy, Henry Cody, Phyllis Ross, Harry Letson.

Susan MacKenzie, Mary Lett, and parents at University of British Columbia graduation

Item is a group photograph at the graduation from University of British Columbia of Susan MacKenzie and Mary Lett, with their parents. Included in the photograph are (from left to right) Norman MacKenzie (President of U.B.C.), Mrs. Margaret MacKenzie, Susan MacKenzie, Mary Lett, Mrs. Evelyn Lett, and Sherwood Lett (Chancellor of U.B.C.).

Honorary degree presented to Mrs. Nancy Hodges by Sherwood Lett and Norman MacKenzie

Item is a photograph of the presentation of a degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) from the University of British Columbia to Mrs. Nancy Hodges, Speaker of the Provincial Legislature, U.B.C. Chancellor Sherwood Lett is at left, and U.B.C. President Norman MacKenzie is on the right. The presentation was made on the occasion of opening of U.B.C.'s Westbrook Building.

University of British Columbia honorary degree recipients and officials

Item is a group photograph on the occasion of the awarding of honorary degrees by the University of British Columbia at the spring congregation. Individuals in this photograph are (left to right): Sherwood Lett (U.B.C. Chancellor), Dr. William John Rose (degree recipient), Dana Wilgress (degree recipient, under-secretary of state for external affairs), Norman MacKenzie (U.B.C. President).

University of British Columbia honorary degree recipients and officials, autumn congregation

Item is a group photograph on the occasion of the awarding of honorary degrees by the University of British Columbia at the autumn congregation. Individuals in this photograph are (left to right): Dr. Norman MacKenzie (U.B.C. President), Sir Peter Alexander Clutterbuck (degree recipient, high commissioner for the United Kingdom), the Honourable Stanley Woodward (degree recipient, U.S. Ambassador to Canada), Sherwood Lett (U.B.C. Chancellor).

University of British Columbia honorary degree recipients and officials

Item is a group photograph on the occasion of the awarding of honorary degrees by the University of British Columbia at the spring congregation. Individuals in this photograph are (left to right): (back row) Hugh Neil MacCorkindale (degree recipient), Dr. Norman MacKenzie (U.B.C. President), (bottom row), Sherwood Lett (U.B.C. Chancellor), the Right Honourable Vincent Massey (degree recipient, Governor General of Canada), Joseph Robert 'Joey' Smallwood (degree recipient, premier of Newfoundland and Labrador).

Supreme Court of British Columbia on the occasion of the swearing in of Justices Brown and Ruttan

Item is a photograph of the Supreme Court of British Columbia sitting on the occasion of the swearing in of Justice T. W. Brown and Justice John G. Ruttan. Identified Justices in this photograph are (from left to right): T. W. Brown, H. W. McInnes, Norman William Whittaker, Alexander Malcolm Manson, Chief Justice Sherwood Lett, John Owen Wilson, John Valentine Clyne, Arthur E . Lord, John G. Ruttan. Seated in the lower row in front of the bench are Leo Menendez, Registrar of the Supreme Court, Deputy Register Wells, and S. F. M. Moodie, Sheriff of Vancouver.

Barossa Day dinner, Sherwood Lett holding Barossa Cup

Item is a photograph of British Columbia Supreme Court Chief Justice Sherwood Lett (standing, left) holding the Barossa cup at the annual Barossa Day full dress dinner held at the Vancouver Hotel by the Irish Fusiliers of Canada, Vancouver Regiment. The Honourable Clarence Wallace stands next to him (standing, right).

Group portrait of First World War officers

Item is a group photograph of officers during the first World War. Individuals pictured include (left to right): (front row) W. E. (Sandy) Simonds, Bob Brown, Sherwood Lett, Rick Gyles, J. S. (Jock) Rankin, Lt. Col. H. Snell, W. W. (Bill) Kennedy, R. M. Crowe, J. C. (Jack) Jones, (back row) Padre Buck, O. W. (Oscar) Goulden, W. L. (Bill) Rennie, Ernie Howitt, Phil Barter, J. F. (Jimmy) Brunton, E. M. (Johnny) Johnston, Dr. Bailey, G. H. (Joe) Martin.

Officer group photo at Brigade Headquarters in an English country house

Item is a group photograph of a group of officers at a Brigade Headquarters in an English country house. The individuals in the photograph are (left to right): (top row) Capt. Eric Housley (R.C.A.S.C Officer), Lieutenant G. Stevens (I.O.), Lieutenant D. F. Matthews (L.O.), Lieutenant Ingram (Def. Pl. Officer), Lieutenant Ferguson (L.O.), Lieutenant Jim Hart (L.O.), Captain Chas Herbert, Lieutenant Mackay (L.A.D. Officer), (bottom row) Captain D. A. McDonald (T.O.), Major D. F. Spankie, Major Sherwood Lett (BM), Brigadier D. R. Sargent, Captain Ben Cunningham (Staff Captain), Captain J. S. Adam (L.O.), Captain J. C. Keohan (Sr. Chaplain, R.C.).

Canadian Liaison Mission to Japan visits Chinese President Chiang Kai-Shek

Item is a photograph of the diplomats of the Canadian Liaison Mission to Japan during a "courtesy" call with President of the Republic of China Chiang Kai-Shek. Identified individuals in this photograph are in the bottom row, and are, from left to right: Brigadier Sherwood Lett, President Chiang Kai-shek, and General H.D.G. Crerar, head of the mission.

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