Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…wildflowers, and fungi found in our State Parks. I like to say that I am Spreading the Herbarium Gospel every time I tell a new acquaintance about the Herbarium or…

Rachel Milner Fell Treakle

…himself with the newly-formed Republican Party which opposed the expansion of slavery. Fell was one of the major organizers of the Illinois Republican Party which grew out of the Anti-Nebraska…

Joachim Heinrich Schuette

…USA).1 A search of online herbarium portals in 2021 revealed Schuette’s specimens can also be found in the holdings of MO (Missouri Botanical Garden), ILL (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign),…

Alma Joslyn Whiffen Barksdale

…valued friend and colleague of many years. But it is also an honor to be asked to do so, particularly in the case of Alma Whiffen Barksdale, surely one of…

Paul James Philson

…Oread (/ˈ ɔː r i ˌ æ d, ˈ ɔː r i ə d/; Ancient Greek: Ὀρειάς, romanized: Oreiás, stem Ὀρειάδ-, Oreiád-, Latin: Oreas/Oread-, from ὄρος, “mountain”) or Orestiad /ɔː…

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…

Duane Francis Houck

…Conservation Foundation’s website: http://www.tcf-barc.org/index.html and http://www.tcf-barc.org/barcgeninfo.htm Hurricane Iris October 8-9, 2001 in Belize: Our first priority was recovering the herbarium. For those of you who have not seen it, Duane…