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…

Allen Hierome Curtiss

…Curtiss, Allen’s father, moved the family to Virginia ca. 1861. On December 29, 1865 he purchased 344 acres of land near Liberty, which later became known as Bedford. Gaston Curtiss…

Saving Cochrane Property

…they ever decided to sell. After Mrs. Cochrane’s death in 2015, we pursued land purchase in earnest. The 13-acre parcel was purchased from the Shirley G. Cochrane Trust and directly…

Up Now: Sculpture in the Garden

…$5), and all ages are welcome. Most sculptures are available for purchase, and a portion of proceeds benefits the North Carolina Botanical Garden. As Sculpture in the Garden is entirely…

Horticultural Therapy at NCBG

…Haskett explained. The program strives to establish goals at the beginning of each group session in order to make the activity session as therapeutic as possible. These goals can be…

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,

Willard Webster Eggleston

…used the $50 dollars from the prize to purchase a down sleeping bag, which made my own fieldwork as a biologist much more pleasant. I can see now that WW…

APPLES interns grow in garden

…brings students to nonprofit & governmental agencies and enrolls them in an online service-course that counts toward graduation. “It was a very valuable experience,” said Becca Beechold, a senior environmental…