Peter MacOwan

…Philosophical Society. Transactions. Volume 2, part 3, pp. 111-187. SOURCES: 1. http://www.abcjournal.org/index.php/ABC/article/viewFile/1900/1856 accessed on 3 November 2015. 2. http://www.capeorchids.co.za/history.htm accessed on 3 November 2015. [Photo of MacOwen and canine friend]…

New Virginia Gems in the Herbarium

…Rare Plants. Natural Heritage Rare Species Lists (2020-Winter). Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, Division of Natural Heritage, Richmond, Virginia. 9 pp. plus rare species lists and appendices. https://www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural-heritage/document/plantlistdec2020.pdf 2….

Charles Ferson Durant

…accession A19640674000. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. https://airandspace.si.edu/collection-objects/barometer-charles-f-durant/nasm_A19640674000. Accessed on 4 November 2020. 3. “Charles Ferson Durant” Find A Grave Memorial #12211641. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/12211641/charles-ferson-durant. Accessed on 4 November 2020. 4….

Henry Roland Totten

…Science 46: 195. [Abstract] 1920. (with William Chambers Coker). Laboratory Guide in General Botany. [The Authors, Chapel Hill, N.C.] 70 pp. 1920. A peculiar mycorhiza [sic; mycorrhiza]-forming Rhipzopogon [sic; Rhizopogon]…

William Battle Cobb

…1915 [Collier] Cobb had used a portion of Mary Know Gatlin Cobb’s dowry to purchase land and build houses on Cobb Terrace [35.917169 latitude, -79.054471 longitude in downtown Chapel Hill]…”5…

Saving the Crystal Skipper

…Putnam from NC Sea Grant, Carol Price from NC Aquariums, and Ben Fleming from NC State Parks collected seed at Fort Macon State Park. Funding was provided by NC Sea…

Welcome, new Herbarium students!

…will be involved in all aspects of the Herbarium including making digital images of specimens for our online catalog and preparing specimens for loans to other herbaria. During her first…

Saving Cochrane Property

…will forever be honored. With a sales price of $725,000, the Cochrane property was no easy task to finance! The Foundation sold several residential parcels it had received over the…

Abram Paschal Garber

…2017. 4. Year: 1850; Census Place: East Hempfield, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_788; Page: 161A; Image: 324. Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.,…