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…

Elam T. Bartholomew

…Science Foundation; a searchable database of those specimens can be found at www.mycoportal.org NCU also curates fungi collected by Elam Bartholomew’s son, Elbert Thomas Bartholomew (1878-1967), who usually signed his…

Mary Steed Stipe Eyles

…https://www.tributearchive.com/obituaries/1733590/Mary-Stipe-Eyles accessed on 29 March 2021. 2. Powell, Kay. 2005. Mary Eyles, 88, left imprint on students. Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Sep. 4, 2005. https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/atlanta/obituary.aspx?n=mary-eyles&pid=15014034 Accessed on 29 March 2021.  …

Charles Wright

…National Science Foundation, all the mycological collections at NCU are searchable via www.mycoportal.org and our vascular plants are searchable via www.sernecportal.org Other herbaria that curate Charles Wright’s specimens include the…

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…

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:…

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)…

Alma Joslyn Whiffen Barksdale

…terricolous phycomycetes belonging to the genera Lagenidium and Blastocladiella. J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 62: 54-58. https://www.jstor.org/stable/24334152 Whiffen, Alma J. and G. M. Savage. 1947. Relation of natural variation in…

Percy H. Gentle

…of an Important National Resource. http://www.ukbelizeassociation.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/ZAG_UKBA_2019.pdf Nelson, C. 1990. Early collectors of plants from Honduras and the confusion with British Honduras (Belize). Taxon 39(4): 568-571. https://www.jstor.org/stable/1223361 Bartlett, H. H. (1932)….