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Guide to the Norris Family Papers
BANC MSS 70/100 c  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Scope and Content

  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Norris Family Papers
    Collection Number: BANC MSS 70/100 c
    Creator: Norris family
    Extent: Number of containers: 1 portfolio, 4 cartons
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Manuscripts Division. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Norris family papers, BANC MSS 70/100 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

    Related Collection

    Norris Family Papers: additions, ca. 1877-1966, BANC MSS 83/176 c

    Materials Cataloged Separately

    Portraits removed and cataloged separately: Portraits 14166-14204.

    Scope and Content

    The Norris family papers consist of letters addressed to Charles and Kathleen Norris, primarily by other authors; MSS of articles, short stories, novels and an autobiography by Kathleen Norris; and a MS of a play by Charles G. Norris. They were given to The Bancroft Library by Dr. and Mrs. Frank Norris (son and daughter-in-law) in June 1969.
    A list of the major correspondents represented in the collection follows.