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Monday, August 1st

Monday, August 1st, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Exhibit Hall/Savannah International Trade and Convention Center
Session P: Contributed Posters: Historical Section: Posters
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PHS001August 1st 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterWomen of the Chrysler Herbarium: Barbara F. Palser and Erica M. Frank
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Poster: HistoricalMumich, Mary Margaret; Reeds, Karen; Struwe, Lena.history
women in science
collections
Bryophyte
Lichens
Ericaceae

Tuesday, August 2nd

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2:30 pm to 3:15 pm · 200/Savannah International Trade and Convention Center
Session M26: Meeting: Historical Section Business Meeting
Presiding: Nuala Caomhanach, American Museum of Natural History
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August 2nd 2:30 pm200/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterHistorical Section Business Meeting
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Tuesday, August 2nd, 3:45 pm to 5:15 pm · 200/Savannah International Trade and Convention Center
Session 34: Contributed Papers: Historical Section Contributed Papers
Presiding: Nuala Caomhanach, American Museum of Natural History
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34001August 2nd 3:45 pm200/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterHumphry Marshall and the Pennsylvania Botanical Circle
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Oral PaperFlannery, Maura C..Humphry Marshall
John Bartram
botanical history
Trees
34002August 2nd 4:00 pm200/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterCalcutta Botanical Garden and making of the modern world
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Oral PaperSengupta, Aniket.Calcutta Botanical Garden
Colonial era
British Empire
34003August 2nd 4:15 pm200/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterFrom Cro-Magnon to Kral: A History of Botany in Alabama
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Oral PaperDavenport, Lawrence J.Alabama
ecoregions
Native Americans
European explorers
pioneers
Charles Mohr
Roland Harper
floristic studies
Robert Kral
34004August 2nd 4:30 pm200/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterA Hay-Maker’s Hardships: Mending the Fragmented Collections of a 19th-Century Southern Botanist through Collaborative Digitization
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Oral PaperBrown, Herrick; Boyd, Kate; Knox, John.Henry William Ravenel
herbarium
Archival Materials
Collaborative Digitization
ContentDM
Symbiota
34005August 2nd 4:45 pm200/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterOut of the Cold Room and Into the Light – Unidentified Legacy Collections at the New York Botanical Garden
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Oral PaperTarnowsky, Nicole; Weiss, Amy.herbarium
Collections Management
Digitization
Determinations
Processing
Databases
34006August 2nd 5:00 pm200/Savannah International Trade and Convention CenterOn Losing our History in the Digital Dark Age
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Oral PaperKASS, LEE B.Digital Dark Ages
unreadable computer programs
lost digital content

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