Stuck at Home, not Stuck Inside

…as the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. For University updates and advisories on the Coronavirus, please visit www.unc.edu/coronavirus. Check for our most recent Garden-specific updates at ncbg.unc.edu/coronavirus. Many…

Gertrude I. Grimsley Scott

…of Vital Statistics. North Carolina Death Certificates. Microfilm S.123. Rolls 19-242, 280, 313-682, 1040-1297. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina. Family Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/65538811 Piedmont Springs: https://www.livingplaces.com/NC/Stokes_County/Danbury_Town/Danbury_Historic_District.html Piedmont Springs Hotel:…

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…

Miriam Kresses Slifkin

…investigate UNC’s discriminatory practices in wages, hiring and admission. This investigation resulted in positive changes for female students, faculty and employees. In 1980 she was inducted into the Order of…

Elizabeth Kathleen Goldie-Smith

…Goldie-Smith, who usually signed her labels as “E.K.G.S.” Our fungal collection is being cataloged into the searchable on-line database, www.mycoportal.org As we continue to catalog our fungi it is probable…

Lisa Marie Giencke

…2. Cotterman, Laura (2006) Battle Park, http://ncbg.unc.edu/pages/39/, accessed on 14 May 2006. 3. Anonymous (undated), http://www.scisland.org/aboutsci/aboutsci.php, accessed on 14 May 2006. 4. Anonymous (undated), http://www.socalrangecomplexeis.com/FactSheets\HabitatRestorationFactSheet_FINAL.pdf, accessed on 14 May 2006….

Allen Hierome Curtiss

…the Torrey Botanical Club 6(3): 22-24. https://www.jstor.org/stable/2475865 [a poem about botanizing] —– (1873) Catalogue of the phaenogamous and vascular cryptogamous plants of Canada and the Northeastern portion of the U.S.,…

Lawson Edwin Yocum

…Some phases of the structure and development of garden pea and white sweet clover seeds as related to hardness. Journal of the Elisha Mitchecll Scientific Society 38(1, 2): 76-83. (https://www.jstor.org/stable/24331526…

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]…