MacMillan, Harvey Reginald

MacMILLAN, Harvey Reginald, forester, industrialist, philanthropist (b 9 Sept 1885, Pleasantville, ON; d 9 Feb 1976, Vancouver). After his father's death, he was raised by his grandparents and attended school in Aurora, ON. He went on to obtain a BSc at Ontario Agricultural College in Guelph and an MA in Forestry at Yale Univ in the US in 1908. While working as a forester for the federal government he contracted tuberculosis and spent 2½ years in sanatoriums. After his recovery he was...

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