Title: James Archibald McCrae Papers
ID: OGLMC 117
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
“The Relation of Chemistry to Agriculture,” First Prize, American Chemical Society, 1926
James Archibald McCrae graduated from the University of North Dakota in 1927 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. He also attended graduate school at UND, and completed a Master of Arts degree in 1928. His thesis was entitled “Theodore Roosevelt's Relation to Conservation.”
Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Note: Donation; the original acquisition records are unavailable
Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). James Archibald McCrae Papers. OGLMC 117, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in June 2014.
Collection Material Type: Personal Papers
Scope and Contents: The James Archibald McCrae Papers consist of a copy of a fifteen-page essay written by McCrae, and entitled “The Relation of Chemistry to Agriculture.” The essay was submitted to the Committee on Prize Essays of the American Chemical Society, New York City, in January 1926. According to the June 1926 edition of The UND Alumni Magazine, McCrae was awarded a first prize check for $1,000.