Create your own conference schedule! Click here for full instructions

Program Browser

Click on the program you would like to browse.

Complete Conference Program

All Programs

Participating Societies

American Fern Society (AFS)
American Society of Plant Taxonomists (ASPT)
Botanical Society of America (BSA)
Charles Heiser Special Contributed Paper Session
Society for Economic Botany (SEB)

Program for: Historical Section

Poster:Posters for Sections

  ·  Historical Section

Symposium or Colloquium Presentation

  ·  History of Botany: The Missouri Connection

Events

  ·  Meetings

Presentations for Society\Section: Historical Section

Click on the Abstract you would like to read.

SessionDate/TimeLocationTitleTypeAuthorsKeywords

Monday, July 11th

Monday, July 11th, 1:45 pm to 3:15 pm · Waterman Room/Chase Park Plaza
Session 20: Contributed Papers: Historical Section
Presiding: Rusty Russell, Smithsonian Institution
Log in to add this item to your schedule
20001July 11th 1:45 pmWaterman Room/Chase Park PlazaWhen History Meets Genetics. Horseradish in Antiquity
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Oral PaperTouwaide, Alain.Horseradish
phylogenetics
historical (textual) data
research methods
20002July 11th 2:00 pmWaterman Room/Chase Park Plazary and Economic Botany: Some Methodological Reflections
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Oral PaperTouwaide, Alain.History
research methods
Primary sources
Written record of ancient practice
Manuscripts
Early printed books
comparative methods
20003July 11th 2:15 pmWaterman Room/Chase Park PlazaBotanical Education in the United States II. Asa Gray through Charles Bessey and the New Botany
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Oral PaperSundberg, Marshall.Bessey
botany education
Gray
Lincoln Phelps
Wood
Coulter
20004July 11th 2:30 pmWaterman Room/Chase Park PlazaBlanche and OakesAmes: A Relationship of Art and Science
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Oral PaperFlannery, Maura.Oakes Ames
Blanche Ames
orchids
herbaria
feminism
20005July 11th 2:45 pmWaterman Room/Chase Park PlazaEvidence for an alternative evolutionary and ethnopharmacological role for anti-malarial plants in Sub-Saharan Africa
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Oral PaperMaranz, Steven.malaria
TAS2R bitter taste genes
dietary flavonoids
Africa
plant therapies
20006July 11th 3:00 pmWaterman Room/Chase Park PlazaThe Field Book Project
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Oral PaperRussell, Rusty; Van Camp, Anne; Sheffield, Carolyn.field book
collectors
collections
biodiversity
Monday, July 11th, 3:45 pm to 5:00 pm · Portland Room/Chase Park Plaza
Session M19: Meeting: Historical Section Meeting
Presiding: Marissa Grant, Lake Land College
Log in to add this item to your schedule
July 11th 3:45 pmPortland Room/Chase Park PlazaHistorical Section Meeting
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Monday, July 11th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Khorassan Ballroom/Chase Park Plaza
Session P: Contributed Posters: Historical Section Posters
Log in to add this item to your schedule
PHS001July 11th 5:30 pmKhorassan Ballroom/Chase Park PlazaA moving story: Workflows for relocation and expansion of the BRIT-SMU-VDB Herbarium at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Poster: Historical SectionNeill, Amanda K.; Rehman, Tiana Franklin; Kieschnick, Sam; Swadek, Rebecca; Markstiener, Patty; Norton, Kim.best practices
herbarium
collections
museum

Tuesday, July 12th

Tuesday, July 12th, 8:00 am to 12:30 pm · Lindell D/Chase Park Plaza
Session SY05: Symposium: History of Botany: The Missouri Connection
Presiding: Marissa Grant, Lake Land College
Log in to add this item to your schedule
SY05001July 12th 8:00 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaThomas Nuttall and 19th Century Botany: The St. Louis Connection
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Symposium or Colloquium PresentationCaomhanach, Nuala.Thomas Nuttall
St. Louis
Frontier Naturalists
Benjamin Barton
19th Century Botany
SY05002July 12th 8:30 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaGeorge Engelmann's Fortunate Connections
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Symposium or Colloquium PresentationLong, Michael.George Engelmann
Missouri Botanical Garden
Asa Gray
Vitis
Phylloxera
SY05003July 12th 9:00 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaAlbert Hitchcock Presents - Adventures in Field Work, Types, and Grasses
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Symposium or Colloquium PresentationLewis, Deborah Q.; Clark, Lynn.Albert Spear Hitchcock
agrostology
type specimens
field work
Missouri Botanical Garden
SY05004July 12th 9:30 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaEdgar Anderson, The Missouri Botanical Garden and the Rise of Biosystematics
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Symposium or Colloquium PresentationKleinman, Kim.Edgar Anderson
Missouri Botanical Garden
biosystematics
Iris
Tradescantia
July 12th 10:00 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaBreak
Log in to add this item to your schedule
SY05006July 12th 10:15 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaWilliam J. Robbins: The Missouri Years
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Symposium or Colloquium PresentationStevenson, Dennis; Stevenson, Jan.Robbins
SY05007July 12th 10:45 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaLewis J. Stadler: The Nature of the Gene, and a Clue to DNA
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Symposium or Colloquium PresentationCoe Jr, Edward.spontaneous mutation
x-ray induced mutation
Ultraviolet-induced mutation
DNA action spectrum
theoretical genetics
the nature of the gene
SY05008July 12th 11:15 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaBarbara McClintock at the University of Missouri (1936-1942): The Road to Transposition
Log in to add this item to your schedule
Symposium or Colloquium PresentationKass, Lee B.Barbara McClintock
University of Missouri
July 12th 11:45 amLindell D/Chase Park PlazaDiscussion
Log in to add this item to your schedule

Copyright 2000-2011, Botanical Society of America. All rights reserved