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George J. Mitchell Memorabilia

An object from the George J. Mitchell memorabilia collection.
Presented by:  University of Sheffield
Dimensions:  (cm): 26.5 x 37 x 1 (closed); 53.5 x 37 x .5 (open)
Date:  2007
Location:  Box m41
Catalog number:  m568
Inscription:  "The University of Sheffield; The Senate and Council, desiring that the University acknowledge the eminent achievements of Senator George J. Mitchell by receiving him with honour into its membership, resolved that there be conferred upon him the Degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa. And our signatures are here subscribed with the Seal of the University annexed in witness that at a Congregation held on 7 February 2007 he was admitted to that Degree and to the privileges proper thereto." Honorary doctorate certificate and citation in blue folder with "University of Sheffield" and seal on front in gold, 7 February 2007.

Credit Line: George J. Mitchell Papers, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library