Dorothy Florence Forward fonds

Title: Dorothy Florence Forward fonds

Dates of creation: 1961-1978, predominant 1978

Physical description: 0.15 metres of sound recordings and textual material

Biographical Sketch: Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Botany

Scope and content: Oral history interview conducted by Paul A. Bator. Covers family background through retirement, ca. 1920-1978. Discusses the Dept.of Botany, faculty, students and curricula, student activities at Victoria University in the 1920s, the University of Toronto Faculty Association, the effects of World War II on the university and particularly on botanical research, and women in science.

Offprints of articles from the Canadian Journal of Botany: "Growth and Morphogensis in the Canadian Forest Species," I-VIII (Vols. 39-42, 1961-1962) and
"Growth Regulator Chanes in Relation to Growth and Development of Pinus Resinosa Ait" (Vol. 44, 1966).

Finding Aids: Tape summary of oral history interview (B1978-0003) available

Access: Open

Accession number: B1978-0003, B1979-1078