This excerpt is from august 2015.

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This humorous article  was found  in  a Newsletter of the Mycological Society of America in 1994

Articles on Otto Fries

.In the files beneath are articles on Otto Fries written after his death which were found in the archives in the library of the University of Uppsala, Sweden and in files after his cousin Gunhild Almén


A funny drawing of Otto´s father Elias Fries below published in an English newspaper. Uncertain when and which paper. 

The article beneath was written in 2006 by Anders Backlund, professor in Pharmacognosy at the Div. of Pharmacognosy, Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry,The University of Uppsala, Sweden.

Beneath there is a small booklet on Elias Fries published in 1952 in Stockholm by The Swedish Institute. It was written by the grandson of Elias Fries, Robert Elias Fries.

The Article was found September 2012 in the pavillion in Femsjö where school children and tourists can find information about "The Great Son of the Region".