Elam T. Bartholomew

…about 38,000, being composed of approximately 850 Agarics, 1,300 Polypores, 14,0000 Rusts, 1,200 Smuts, 7,450 miscellaneous saprophytes, and 13,000 other forms… In 1901, Dr. Bartholomew became editor and publisher of…

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

(1892-1974) The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium (NCU) curates over 1500 vascular plants, 1400 fungi and 20 bryophytes collected by Henry Roland Totten, who usually signed his…

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…

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…

Abbé Auguste Barthelemy Langlois

2012. http://www.lahistory.org/site29.php 4. Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 05 June 2020), memorial page for Rev Fr Augustus Barthelmy Langlois (24 Apr 1832–31 Jul 1900), Find a…

Abram Paschal Garber

…U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007. Original data: Selected Passports. National Archives, Washington, D.C. 6. Ancestry.com. Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Mennonite Vital Records, 1750-2014 [databaseon-line]….