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 1906 BA (Western University, retitled University of Western Ontario in 1923)\\ 1906 BA (Western University, retitled University of Western Ontario in 1923)\\
 1919 MA (Western University)\\ 1919 MA (Western University)\\
-1950 D.Litt. (University of Western Ontario)\\ 
-1950 LL.D (McMaster University)\\ 
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 1907-1916 Reporter and editor, London Free Press\\ 1907-1916 Reporter and editor, London Free Press\\
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 1916-1923 Chief Librarian, London Public Library\\ 1916-1923 Chief Librarian, London Public Library\\
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 1916-1923 Lecturer in History and English, Western University\\ 1916-1923 Lecturer in History and English, Western University\\
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 1923-1947 Librarian of the University and Associate Professor, Department of History at Western\\ 1923-1947 Librarian of the University and Associate Professor, Department of History at Western\\
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 1946-1950 Vice-President,​ University of Western Ontario\\ 1946-1950 Vice-President,​ University of Western Ontario\\
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 1947-1950 Dean Graduate Studies, University of Western Ontario\\ 1947-1950 Dean Graduate Studies, University of Western Ontario\\
  
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 Landon, Fred (1924). “Adult education - University of Western Ontario.” Ontario Library Review 9.2 (November): 34-35.\\ Landon, Fred (1924). “Adult education - University of Western Ontario.” Ontario Library Review 9.2 (November): 34-35.\\
  
-Landon, Fred (1927). “The Toronto Conference--II: Canadian Library Association.” Library Journal 52: 749–750.\\+Landon, Fred (1927). “The Toronto ConferenceII: Canadian Library Association.” Library Journal 52: 749–750.\\
  
 Landon, Fred (1930). “Public libraries and the extension activities of universities.” Ontario Library Review 15.1 (August): 6-8.\\ Landon, Fred (1930). “Public libraries and the extension activities of universities.” Ontario Library Review 15.1 (August): 6-8.\\
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 1918-1920, President, London & Middlesex Historical Society\\ 1918-1920, President, London & Middlesex Historical Society\\
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 1926-1927, President, Ontario Library Association\\ 1926-1927, President, Ontario Library Association\\
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 1926-1928, President, Ontario Historical Society\\ 1926-1928, President, Ontario Historical Society\\
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 1941-1942 President, Canadian Historical Association\\ 1941-1942 President, Canadian Historical Association\\
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 1948-1949 President, Bibliographical Society of Canada\\ 1948-1949 President, Bibliographical Society of Canada\\
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 1950-1958 Chair, Historical Sites and Monuments Board of Canada\\ 1950-1958 Chair, Historical Sites and Monuments Board of Canada\\
  
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 1929 Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada\\ 1929 Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada\\
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 1945 Awarded J.B. Tyrrell Historical Medal, Royal Society of Canada\\ 1945 Awarded J.B. Tyrrell Historical Medal, Royal Society of Canada\\
 +1950 D.Litt. (University of Western Ontario)\\ 
 +1950 LL.D (McMaster University)\\
 1955 London Public Library branch on Wortley Road is renamed Fred Landon Branch Library\\ 1955 London Public Library branch on Wortley Road is renamed Fred Landon Branch Library\\
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 1967 Awarded Cruikshank Gold Medal, Ontario Historical Society\\ 1967 Awarded Cruikshank Gold Medal, Ontario Historical Society\\
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 1987 Fred Landon Award established by Ontario Historical Society to mark the best book on regional history in Ontario\\ 1987 Fred Landon Award established by Ontario Historical Society to mark the best book on regional history in Ontario\\
  
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 Armstrong, Fredrick H. (1970). “Fred Landon, 1880-1969.” Ontario History 62.1 (March): 1-4.\\ Armstrong, Fredrick H. (1970). “Fred Landon, 1880-1969.” Ontario History 62.1 (March): 1-4.\\
 +Skidmore, Patricia. (1992). “{{:​newsletters:​elan_issue_12_fall_1992.pdf|Mind and manuscript: the work of historian-teacher Fred Landon, 1881-1969}}.” Ex Libris News no. 12 (Fall): 10-21.\\
 +Banks, Margaret A. (1989). The libraries at Western 1970 to 1987 with summaries of their earlier history and a 1988 postscript. London: University of Western Ontario.\\
  
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