Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…if Williston collected any herbarium specimens. Fortunately, the online database where we catalog our specimens (sernecportal.org) also searches other herbaria consortia across North America, including the Mid-Atlantic Herbaria Consortium. Searching…

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),…

Mary Cloyd Burnley Stifler

…children, Lucy (29 May 1911- 1945) and Cloyd.” Stifler Family, 1929L to R: Cloyd Stifler, James Madison Stifler III, Lucy Stifler, Francis Stifler, Mary Cloyd Burnley Stifler, James Madison Stifler…

Lewis Henry Lighthipe

…in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, Lighthipe continued his botanical work. One of his favorite places to botanize was “St. Nicholas” in Duval County. Fort San Nicholas (30.306467 latitude, -81.639050 longitude)…

George Shuford Ramseur

…SOURCES: 1. ‘George Shufford [sic] Ramseur’ Register of Deeds. North Carolina Birth Indexes. Raleigh, North Carolina: North Carolina State Archives. Microfilm. Ancestry.com. North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000 [database on-line]. Provo,…

Miriam Kresses Slifkin

…Miriam K. 1968. The effect of colchicine on Olpidiopsis incrassata and its host, Saprolegnia delica. Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 84(1): 184-186. https://www.jstor.org/stable/24334761 Slifkin, Miriam K. and Judson…

A Toast to Polk County, Galax, and Bigleaf Scurfpea

…with the University of Washington Herbarium (WTU) collection and other Pacific Northwest collections) on the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria website ( https://www.pnwherbaria.org/data/search.php ). Doing a quick search, there are…

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…

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…