Henry William “Harry” Duckworth

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Harry Duckworth
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Chemist, historian.

Retired Professor of Chemistry at the University of Manitoba, and a President of the Manitoba Historical Society (2008-2011, 2014-2015). In 2012, he received the Douglas Kemp Award and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for meritorious service to the Manitoba Historical Society.

His articles for the Manitoba Historical Society:

Science Comes to Manitoba
Manitoba History, Number 47, Spring/Summer 2004

The Selkirk Settler Bicentenary
Manitoba History, Number 69, Summer 2012

Review: Scott Berthelette, Heirs of an Ambivalent Empire. French-Indigenous Relations and the Rise of the Métis in the Hudson Bay Watershed,
Prairie History, Number 10, Spring 2023

Robert Lower, Unsettled. Lord Selkirk’s Scottish Colonists and the Battle for Canada’s West, 1813-1816
Prairie History, Number 11, Summer 2023

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