Skip Navigation

Sign In or Register

West-virginia-encyclopedia-text

Botany

Go back to Botany

1746

Thomas Lewis surveyed the famous Fairfax Line

Other events that happened on or around 1746

1843

Asa Gray collected plants from Harpers Ferry to Tucker County en route to North Carolina

Other events that happened on or around 1843

1890

Marshall University started botany classes

Other events that happened on or around 1890

1911

A. B. Brooks wrote Forestry and Wood Industries

Other events that happened on or around 1911

1913

Charles F. Millspaugh wrote The Living Flora of West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1913

1931

Joseph Harned published Wild Flowers of the Alleghenies

Other events that happened on or around 1931

1936

Earl Core organized the Southern Appalachian Botanical Club

Other events that happened on or around 1936

1964

Roy B. Clarkson published Tumult on the Mountains: Lumbering in West Virginia, 1770-1920

Other events that happened on or around 1964

1965

Weldon Boone wrote A History of Botany in West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1965

1968

J. Lawrence Smith wrote The Potomac Naturalist

Other events that happened on or around 1968


View Articles by Existing Key Dates or Specify Your Own Date Range

West Virginia Humanities Council | 1310 Kanawha Blvd E | Charleston, WV 25301 Ph. 304-346-8500 | © 2019 All Rights Reserved

About e-WV | Our Sponsors | Help & Support | Contact Us The essential guide to the Mountain State can be yours today! Click here to order.