Robert C. McHarness Photograph Collection



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Onlookers applaud as Robert C. McHarness is awarded his honorary Doctor of Science degree at Linfield College's 1982 commencement ceremony. McHarness, a 1928 alumnus, worked for DuPont and was involved in the discovery and manufacture of Teflon and Freon.

On stage, President Charles U. Walker (behind podium) hands a diploma to McHarness (right of podium) as the two shake hands.


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Robert C. McHarness Collection. Jereld R. Nicholson Library, Linfield College, McMinnville, Oregon.

Donated by Bob McHarness (son), 2014.

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