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…

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.,…

Guy Richard Bisby

…fungi of India. New Delhi, India: Indian Council of Agricultural Research.     SOURCES: MyCoPortal . 2022. http://www.mycoportal.org/portal/index.php. Accessed on May 28. Partial publications list http://www.cybertruffle.org.uk/cgi-bin/bibquery.pl?author=bisby,%20g.r. Photo of Bisby http://www.cybertruffle.org.uk/pics/0001911b.jpg…

Lawson Edwin Yocum

…rolls. 4. Year: 1930; Census Place: Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0030; FHL microfilm: 2341429. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT,…

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]…

Effie Boon

…Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. Accessed on 2 December 2020. 8. “Effie Boon (1894-1988)”. Find A Grave memorial # 205962861. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/205962861/effie-boon . Accessed…

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…

William Willard Ashe

…land “Situate in the Western Part of said City (Raleigh) fronting on Hillsborough Street known as ‘Elmwood,’ late the residence of R.M. Saunders.” The price was $12,000. Samuel A’Court Ashe…

Laurie M. Stewart Radford

…was hard to leave the herbarium. I had become very attached to it and its needs. I had accepted the challenge to bring some order out of its great disorder,