Alma Joslyn Whiffen Barksdale

…wrote a memorial to Dr. Whiffen Barksdale in Mycologia, a journal in which she published frequently. “It is always difficult to write of the life and the loss of a…

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…

Lewis Henry Lighthipe

…Garden, named Phlox lighthipei in honor of Rev. Lighthipe. This wildflower is found in pinelands of Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina. There is a single record of Phlox lighthipei from…

Mary Cloyd Burnley Stifler

…bryophytes BPI: United States Department of Agriculture: fungi CUP: Cornell University: fungi DUKE: bryophytes F: Field Museum: fungi, bryophytes, algae FLAS: University of Florida: fungi, pteridophytes, bryophytes, lichens ISC: Iowa…

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…

George Shuford Ramseur

…Flora of the Carolinas by Radford, Ahles & Bell in 1968. In the spring of 1957, Ramseur collected with NCU Curator Harry E. Ahles for “Flora of the Carolinas” in…

Charles Clinton Lindley, Jr.

…70 is buried in Moores Chapel Cemetery, Saxapahaw, Alamance County, North Carolina.(2)   Obituary, Charles Clinton Lindley, Jr. Originally published in Charlotte Observer on June 23,2002. https://www.legacy.com/guestbooks/charlotte/charles-lindley-condolences/377869?cid=full accessed on 14…

Gertrude I. Grimsley Scott

…perhaps means breast cancer. She is buried with many family members in Oakdale Cemetery in Wilmington, North Carolina, and her status as a World War II veteran is noted on…