Henry Ashby Rankin

(15 June 1872 –  21 June 1947) The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium (NCU) has, to date, cataloged about 50 specimens collected by Henry Ashby Rankin.  He typically signed his herbarium labels “H.A. Rankin”.  Most specimens at NCU were collected in Cumberland County, North Carolina.  Since he corresponded frequently with John K. Small at the…