Daniel Norris papers, 1990-1990
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Brief Description: This collection documents Dr. Daniel Norris's acceptance of an honorary doctorate from the University of Helsinki in 1990. Contents include Norris's personal scrapbook and a bound volume commemorating the event. The scrapbook includes photographs and memorabilia.
Held at:
University and Jepson Herbaria Archives, University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley ,  University and Jepson Herbaria
1001 Valley Life Sciences
Berkeley, CA 94720 2465
Email: akasameyer [at] berkeley.edu
Created by: Norris, Daniel H. (1933-)
Volume: 0.1 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Norris, Daniel H. (1933-) : Daniel H. Norris is a noted American bryologist and expert on the California bryoflora. He received his Ph.D. in 1964 from the University of Tennesse and taught at Catonsville Community College in Maryland before being hired as assistant professor of botany at Humboldt State University, California. He taught at Humboldt until his retirement in 1991.  In 1993 he transferred his extensive bryological collection (over 109,000 sepcimens) to the Herbarium fo the University of California, Berkeley where he became a research associate. Here he teaches bryophyte workshops for the Jepson Herbarium and United State Forest Service. He published many papers throughout his career and was honored for his work with an honorary PhD at the 350th anniversary of the University of Helsinki, Finland.
Languages of Materials
Finnish [fin]
English [eng]