Lawson Edwin Yocum

portrait of Lawson Edwin YOCUM, herbarium collector

(10 August 1890 –  23 February 1977)1 In 2018 the University of North Carolina at Greensboro gave the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium several hundred herbarium specimens.  We are still cataloging and accessioning these specimens.  Many were collected by Lawson Edwin Yocum, who consistently signed his labels as “L. E. Yocum”. Besides NCU, the only other herbarium…