Saturday, April 21, 2018
Peder Sather: The Norwegian behind Sather Gate and Tower
12:00-1:00 pm Add
33 Dwinelle Hall
Learn about Peder Pedersen Sæther, the fisherman who immigrated from Norway in 1832 and went on to become a prominent American banker. Sather was a trustee of the College of California, which would later become the University of California at Berkeley. Sather Gate and Sather Tower are a daily reminder of Peder Sather's legacy.
Karen Moller, Senior Lecturer