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 1780s-1980s

Based on the list published by J.H. Willis, D. Pearson, M.T. Davis, and J.W. Green, Western Australian Herbarium Research Notes Number 12, August 1986.

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SAHNI, Birbal

1891-1949

Palaeobotanist

 

 

SALASOO, Hugo

1901-1991

Doctor of Pharmacy, plant collector

notes

portrait

SALKIN, Alf

1923-2005

Teacher, banksia collector

notes

portrait

SALMON, Miss

fl. 1869

 

 

 

SALTER, Arthur

fl. 1980S

Photographer, naturalist

 

 

SALTER, Barbara

1922-

Naturalist

 

 

SAMMY, Nathan

1945-

Lichenologist

 

 

SANDERSON, Keith Douglas*

1944-

Forester

 

 

SANDILANDS, F. L., see ERICKSON

 

 

 

 

SANDVED, Kjell B.

fl. 1970s-80s

Botanical photographer (USA)

 

 

SANFORD, H. A.

fl. 1950s

 

 

 

SANFORD, William Ayshford

1818-1902

Phycologist, Colonial Secretary

 

 

SANKOWSKY, Garry

fl. 1960s-90s

Photographer

 

portrait

SANSOM, Francis

fl. 1780s-1815

Botanical engraver

notes

 

SANULZEN

 

 

 

 

SARGENT, Oswald Hewlett

1880-1952

Pharmaceutical chemist, naturalist

notes

 

SATTERTHWAIT, Donna R., Dr

fl. 1980s

Botanist

 

 

SAUL, Margaret A.

1951-

Botanical artist

notes

 

SAUVAGE, C. G.

fl. 1800-1820

Botanical artist

notes

 

SAVAGE, H.

 

 

 

 

SAWITSKY, R. M., see RICHARDSON

 

 

 

 

SAWYER, William Collinson, Rt Rev.

1831-1868

Bishop of Grafton and Armidale

 

 

SAYER, Victor

fl.1887-89

 

 

 

SAYER, W. A.

fl.1886-97

Naturalist, plant collector

notes

 

SCAMMELL, George V.

fl.1920s-40s

Orchid illustrator

 

portrait

SCARLETT, Cheryl

 

Algae and lichen collector

 

 

SCARLETT. Neville Harry*

1944-

Ecologist

 

 

SCARTH-JOHNSON, Vera, Mrs

1912-1999

Flower painter

notes

portrait

SCHIPP, William A.

1891-1967

 

 

 

SCHLIPALIUS, Carl Gustav [later anglicised to Charles Gustave]

1824-1897

Employed Melb Bot. Gdns. 1850-91

 

portrait

SCHLIPALIUS, Charles Leopold [or Leopold Charles ?]

1850-1927

Employed Melb Bot. Gdns.

notes

 

SCHMIDT, Capt.

fl. 1900

 

 

 

SCHNEIDER, E.

fl.1870-1971

 

 

 

SCHNEIDER, Henry, later CARLTON

fl.1891-1917

 

 

 

SCHOCK, Frederick Michael Christian

c.1871-1923

Forrester, seed collector

notes

 

SCHOENFELD, Freiderich

c.1810-1868

Botanical artist, lithographer

notes

 

SCHODDE, Richard, Dr

1936-

Botanist, zoologist

 

 

SCHOENFELD, Frederick

c.1810-1868

Botanical artist for Mueller

 

 

SCHOFIELD, J. F.

 

 

 

 

SCHOFIELD. W. B., Prof.

fl. 1983

Bryologist

 

 

SCHOMBURGK, Moritz Richard von, Sir

1811-1890

Gardens Director, author

notes

portrait

SCHROEDER, Rudolf

 

 

 

 

SCHUBERT, P. H.

fl. 1940s

 

 

 

SCHULTZ, F.R.

 

 

 

 

SCHULTZ, M., Rev.

fl. 1860s

Missionary

notes

 

SCHULTZE, Frederick

fl.1869

Botanist

 

 

SCHULZE, L.

fl. 1870s

 

 

 

SCHULZEN, Ludwig Wilhelm, Dr

fl. 1840s-50s

Botanist

 

 

SCHUSTER, Robert

fl. 1875

 

 

 

SCHUURMAN, Jan Albert

1888-

Diplomat (Nlds), Education Chief (Indonesia)

 

 

SCHWARZ, W. F., Rev.

fl. 1888

Missionary

 

 

SCORTECHINI, Benedictto [Benedetto], Rev.

1845-1886

Botanist

notes

portrait

SCOTT, Dunkinfield Henry, Prof.

1854-1934

Palaeobotanist

 

 

SCOTT, E. O. E.

 

 

 

 

SCOTT, George Anderson Macdonald, Dr*

1933-

Botanist, bryologist

 

portrait

SCOTT, Harriet

1830-1907

Biological artist, sister to Helena

notes

 

SCOTT, Helena, Miss, see FORDE

 

 

 

 

SCOTT, J. I. M.

fl. 1906-15

 

 

 

SCOTT, J. W.

fl. 1826-31

Gardener, seedsman

 

 

SCOTT. James, Dr

1790-1837

Physician, surgeon

 

 

SCOTT, James Reid

1839-1877

Politician, botanist

 

 

SCOTT, Margaret Cochrane

1825-1919

SA wildflower painter

notes

 

SCOTT, Thomas, ?Dr

1800-1855

 

 

 

SCRYMGEOUR, E. M., see BENNETT

1942-

Botanist

notes

portrait

SEALEY, Edmund Grey

fl.c.1823-64

 

 

 

SEARLE, James

-1947

Naturalist

 

 

SEAWARD, Mark Richard David, Dr*

1938-

Botanist, lichenologist

 

 

SEE, Ann

fl. 1980s

Bryologist

 

 

SEEMANN, Berthold Carl

1825-1871

Botanist

 

 

SELLIER, Sohn Louis

1757-c.1835

Botanical engraver

notes

 

SELKIRK, Andrew Brickell

1912-

Forester

 

 

SELLING, Olof H.

fl. 1950

Palaeobotanist

 

 

SELWYN, Arthur Richard Cecil

1824-1902

Geologist, Director of Geological Survey

 

 

SEMMENS, Edwin James

1886-1981

Teacher, botanist, councillor

 

 

SEMPER, Carl Gottfried [Franz Wilhelm Stever DIETRICH]

1789-1844

Botanist

 

 

SEPPELT, Roderick D.

fl. 1970s-90s

Bryologist, lichenologist ADV

 

 

SERVENTY, Dominic Louis, Dr

1904-1988

Ornithologist, writer

 

 

SERVENTY, Vincent Noel

1916-2007

Naturalist, author, photographer, broadcaster

 

portrait

SEUR, Julie G., Mrs

1918-

Botanical assistant

 

 

SEVE, Jacques Eustache de

1742-early 1800s

Botanical artist

notes

 

SEWARD, Albert C., Sir

1863-1941

Palaeobotanist

 

 

SEWELL, Geraldine, Miss(Collected jointly with J. & M. Sewell]

1861-1900

 

 

 

SEWELL, Julia, Miss [joint collections labelled G. Sewell]

1847-1914

 

 

 

SEWELL, Maud, Miss, see SKEWES

 

 

 

 

SHANLEY, S.

 

 

 

 

SHANN, William

fl.1880

 

 

 

SHARLAND, Frances Sara, Mrs,

1813-1859

Algal collector

 

 

SHARLAND, Frederick Burnett, Rev.

1846-1934

Anglican clergyman

 

 

SHARPE, Philip Ridley

1915-

Herbarium technical aide

 

 

SHAW, Dorothy, Dr

fl. 1960s-80s

Pathologist

 

 

SHAW, Elizabeth Anne [Betsy]

1938-

Botanist, post-grad at Adelaide 1960s from USA

 

portrait

SHAW, H.K.A., see AIRY SHAW

 

 

 

 

SHELDON, J. J.

fl.1937

 

 

 

SHEPHERD, Clifford Jack

1921-1988

Fungal pathologist, author

notes

 

SHEPHERD, Frank MacPherson

1922 – 2004

Radio engineer, Ranunculus collector

notes

portrait

SHEPHERD, Patrick Lindsay Crawford

1831-1903

 

notes

 

SHEPHERD, Scorseby Arthur

1935-

Botanist, phycologist

 

portrait

SHEPHERD, Thomas

1779?-1835

Nurseryman

notes

 

SHEPHERD, Thomas William

1824-1884

Nurseryman

notes

 

SHEPLEY, E.R., see GREEN

 

 

 

 

SHERKAN, Albert

 

Painter

 

 

SHERRIN, T. V.

fl. 1920s

 

 

 

SHIELS, Marjorie Isabel, [nee COLLINS]

1895-1970

Botanist, ecologist

 

 

SHIPTON, Warren A., Dr

 

Botanist

 

 

SHIRESS, David William Campbell

c.1862-1944

Accountant, amateur botanist

notes

 

SHIRLEY, John Francis

1849-1922

Teacher, Schools Inspector, lichen & fossil collector

notes

portrait

SHOOBRlDGE, David William*

1913-2000

Forester, parks & gardens director

notes

portrait

SHORT, Philip Sydney, Dr*

1955-

Systematic botanist

 

 

SHORT, Thomas Kier

fl. 1838

 

 

 

SIBELIUS

fl. 1780s

Botanical engraver

 

 

SIEBER, Franz Wilhelm, Dr [?SIEBER, Franz Xavier]

1789-1844

Professional collector

notes

 

SIEGERT, R.

 

 

 

 

SIEMSSEN, G. Theodor

fl.1839-80s

Merchant

notes

portrait

SIMMONDS, J. H., Jnr

 

 

 

 

SIMMONDS, Joseph Henry, Rev.

1845-1936

Methodist minister, eucalyptologist

notes

 

SIMMONS, Dianne Margaret, Dr*

1949-

Botanist

 

 

SIMMONS, Henry George

1889-1974

Rockhampton Botanic Gardens staff

notes

 

SIMMONS, John Grant*

1925-

Natural historian, photographer

 

 

SIMMONS, Marion Helen, Mrs*

1927-

Natural historian, illustrator

 

 

SIMMONS, Richard J.

1862-1940

Rockhampton Botanic Gardens staff

notes

 

SIMON, Bryan Kenneth*

1943-

Botanist

 

portrait

SIMON, Jean

?1675-1751

Botanical engraver

notes

 

SIMPFENDORFER, Kenneth J.

-1985

Forester, author

 

 

SIMPSON, George

 

 

 

 

SIMPSON, M. J. A.

fl.1960s-70s

 

 

 

SIMS, H. J.

fl. 1950s

Ecologist

 

 

SIMSON, Augustus

1836-1918

Naturalist

notes

 

SINCLAIR, Andrew

c.1796-1816

Surgeon

 

 

SINCLAIR, James

1809-1881

Landscape gardener, artist

 

 

SINGLETON, J. L.

 

 

 

 

SINGLETON, Owen

 

Ecologist

 

 

SINGLETON, Owen

 

Geologist

 

 

SINKORA, Doris Martha, Mrs

1927-

Phycologist, translator

 

 

SINNOTT, Nigel Hugh*

1944-

mycologist

 

 

SKERTCHLY, Sydney Barber Jostah

1850-1926

Geologist, botanist

 

 

SKEWES, C. I., Miss, see MUNTZ

 

 

 

 

SKEWES, Maud, Mrs, nee SEWELL [joint collections labelled G. Sewell]

fl.1890-92

 

 

 

SKOTTSBERG, Carl, Prof.

1880-1963

Botanist

 

 

SKUSE, F. A. A.

 

 

 

 

SLATER, Ernest William

fl.1930s

Collector of orchid Rhizanthella slateri

 

portrait

SLATTER, John Whewell

1829-1896

 

 

 

SLUITER, Ian

1955-

Palynologist

 

 

SMEATON, Thomas Drury

c.1832-1908

Bank clerk

 

 

SMITH

fl.1930s-40s

 

 

 

SMITH, A.

fl. 1891

 

 

 

SMITH, Basil Herbert*

fl. 1925-

Farmer, amateur naturalist

 

 

SMITH, Cecil James

1888-

Forester

notes

 

SMITH, Charles

fl. 1796

 

 

 

SMITH, Charlotte, Mrs, nee MACDONALD

?1809-1838

Orchid and algae collector

 

 

SMITH, Christopher

-1807

Botanist

notes

 

SMITH, Dorothy A., Mrs, nee GOY

1930s-40s

Pteridologist

 

 

SMITH, Edwin Dalton

1800-?1852

Botanical artist

notes

 

SMITH, G.P. Darnell, see DARNELL-SMITH

 

 

 

 

SMITH, Dianne, Miss

 

Herbarium assistant

 

 

SMITH, E. J.

 

 

 

 

SMITH, Frederick William

1797-1835

Botanical artist, engraver

notes

 

SMITH, Gabriel

1724-1783

Botanical engraver, London, Paris

notes

 

SMITH, Gordon Gregor

1920-

Botanist

 

 

SMITH, H.B.

fl. 1880s

Woodcut engraver

notes

 

SMITH, Henry George

1852-1924

Phytochemist

notes

 

SMITH, James

fl. 1894

 

 

 

SMITH, Sir James Edward

1759-1828

Medical doctor, botanist (did not visit Australia)

notes

portrait

SMITH, John Grant

fl. 1830

 

 

 

SMITH, Lieut.

fl.c.1860

 

 

 

SMITH, Lindsay Stuart

1917-1970

Botanist

notes

portrait

SMITH, Matilda

1854-1926

Botanical illustrator

notes

 

SMITH, Raymond Vaughan*

1923-2011

Systematic botanist

 

 

SMITH, William Alexander

1954-

Botanical artist

notes

 

SMITH-WHITE, Spencer, Prof.

fl. 1942

Geneticist

 

 

SOLANDER, Daniel

1733-1782

Naturalist, librarian

notes

 portrait

SOMMERVILLE, Janet, Miss

fl. 1940s

Historian, botanist

 

 

SONSEE, Cecil Allan

1912-1985

Teacher, naturalist

 

 

SOUBS, Emanuel Lindsay

fl. 1800s

Gardener

 

 

SOUES, John Lindsay

1875-1962

Mechanic

 

 

SOUNNESS, Christopher Julius

1968-

Seed collector

notes

 

SOURRY, Louis

fl.1960s-80s

Botanist, photographer

 

 

SOUSTER, J.

fl. 1946-48

Gardener

 

 

SOWERBY, James

1757-1822

Botanical artist, engraver

notes

 

SPAFFORD, Walter John

1884-1962

Agricultural officer

notes

 

SPALDING, George

-?1975

Horticulturist

 

 

SPALDING, H. A.

fl. 1883

 

 

 

SPECHT, Raymond Louis, Prof.*

1924-

Botanist, ecologist

 

 

SPECK, Nathaniel Henry, Dr

1906-1970

Botanist, illustrator

notes

 

SPENCE, D. W.

 

 

 

 

SPENCE, James, Dr

fl. 1821-32

 

 

 

SPENCER, G. L., Mrs

 

 

 

 

SPENCER, Roger D., Dr*

1945-

Horticultural botanist

notes

portrait

SPENCER, W.

fl. 1880s

Algae collector

 

 

SPENCER, Walter Baldwin, Prof. Sir

1860-1929

Biologist, author, anthropologist

notes

portrait

SPICER, William Webb, Rev.

1820-1879

Botanist, writer

notes

 

SPONG, Edward Nash

1818-1907

Lighthouse keeper

 

 

SPOONER, Antony Godfrey, Dr*

1927-1997

Physician, field naturalist

 

portrait

SQUIRES, V. R.

fl. 1969

Botanist

 

 

ST CLOUD, S.

fl. 1968

Botanist

 

 

ST JOHN, Percival Reginald Harry

1872-1944

Botanist, gardens taxonomist, label writer,

notes

 

ST VINCENT, J.B.G. de BORY, see BORY de ST VINCENT

 

 

 

 

STACEY, Conway Ivan

1927-

Organic chemist

 

 

STACKHOUSE, Thomas

-1886

Naval Commander

notes

 

STAER, John

1850-1933

Seedsman, nurseryman

notes

portrait

STAHL, Crystal

fl. 1960s

Botanical artist

notes

 

STAHR, Johann Ernst Ferdinand

1850-1933

Seedsman, nurseryman

notes

portrait

STAIGER, Karl Theodore

1833-1888

Government Analyst, nature printer

notes

 

STAIR, John B., Rev.

 

 

 

 

STANBERG, Leonie Clare

1964-

Herbarium officer, Sydney

notes

 

STANLEY, Lieut.

 

 

 

 

STANLEY, Owen

fl. 1839-1849

Artist

 

 

STANLEY, S. T.

 

Botanist

 

 

STANLEY, Trevor Donald*

1952-

Botanist

 

 

STARK, Tony

fl. 1980s

 

 

 

START, Antony Noel

1946-

Biologist

 

 

STATHAN, Carmel, Mrs

fl. 1970s

Botanist

 

 

STAUFFER, Hans Ulrich

1929-1965

Botanist

 

 

STEAD, Thistle Yolette, nee HARRIS*

1902-1991

Natural history Instructor, biologist, author

 

portrait

STEEDMAN, Henry

c.1866-1953

Gardener, plant collector

notes

 

STEEL, T.

fl.1900

mycologist

 

 

STEENIS, C.G.G.J. van, see VAN STEENIS

 

 

 

 

STEPHENS, T.

fl.1880

 

 

 

STEPHENS, Thomas D.

 

 

 

 

STEPHENS, William

-1866

Gardens collector

 

 

STEPHENSON, Lawrence

fl. 1886

Botanist

 

 

STEPHENSON, William

fl. 1810s-1863

Surgeon

notes

 

STEPNELL, Kenneth

fl. 1970s-80s

Photographer

 

 

STRUDEL, E. J.

 

 

 

 

STEVENS, Gweneth Nell*

1934-

Botanist, lichenologist

 

 

STEVENS, Samuel Roscoe

1924-

Medical doctor, farmer, bee-keeper

notes

 

STEWART, Hugh Charles Euro

1889-1972

Naturalist

 

 

STEWART, John

1845-1932

Stock agent, amateur plant collector, Berry

notes

portrait

STEWART, Mrs

 

 

 

 

STICHT, R.

 

 

 

 

STICKLAND, John

fl. 1880S

Phycologist

 

 

STIRLING, A.L., see HARRISON

 

 

 

 

STIRLING, Edward Charles. Sir

1848-1919

Botanist, artist

 

 

STIRLING, Ellen. Lady

1807-1874

Sister of Captain James Mangles, possibly collected

notes

 

STIRLING, Sir James

1791-1865

Governor, naval commander

notes

portrait

STIRLING, James

1852-1909

Lands Officer, geologist botanist

notes

 

STIRLING, R.

 

 

 

 

STOATE, Theodore Norman, Dr

1895-1979

Conservator of Forests

notes

 

STOCKER, Geoffrey Charles

1941-

Forest ecologist

 

 

STOKES, John Lort

1812-1885

Naval surveyor

 

portrait

STONE, Ilma Grace, Dr*

1913-

Botanist, bryologist

 

portrait

STONEBURNER, Ann

fl. 1980S

Bryologist

 

 

STONES, Ellis

1895-1975

Landscape architect

notes

 

STONES, Elsie Margaret, Miss*

1921-

Botanical artist

notes

portrait

STOPFORD, G. F.

fl. 1949

 

 

 

STOPPS, Arthur James

1833-1931

Botanical lithographer

notes

 

STORR, Glen Milton

1921-

Zoologist, naturalist

 

 

STORY, George Fordyce, Dr

1800-1885

Medical practitioner

notes

portrait

STORY, Robert

1913-1999

Scientist

 

 

STOTT, R.

 

 

 

 

STOUT, C.

 

 

 

 

STOVE, Kathie, Ms*

1950-

Botanical Technical Officer

 

portrait

STOVER, Lewis E., Dr

fl. 1970-85

Palynologist

 

 

STOWARD, Frederick, Dr

1866-1931

Government Botanist, pathologist

notes

 

STRAHAN, A

1872-fl.1924

Forests Conunission secretary

 

 

STRANGE, Bon, Mrs

 

Photographer

 

 

STRANGE, Frederick

1926-1854

Explorer, natural history collector

notes

portrait

STREIMANN, Heinar*

1938-

Botanist, cryptogamist

notes

portrait

STRETCH, John*

1947-

Agriculture technical officer

 

 

STRICKLAND, John

1937

Botanist

 

 

STROM, Allen Axel

 

Teacher, naturalist

 

 

STRZELECKI, Paul Edmund, de Count, Sir

1797-1873

Explorer, naturalist

 

portrait

STUART, Charles

1802-1877

Gardener, botanist

notes

 

STUART, James

1802-1842

Surgeon, plant painter

 

 

STUART, John McDouall

1815-1866

Explorer

notes

 portrait

STUCKEY, Miss

fl. 1880s

Botanical artist

notes

 

STURGISS, James H., (Jim) Major

1890-

Pastoralist

notes

 

STURM, Jakob

1771-1848

Botanical engraver

notes

portrait

STURM, Johann Georg

1742-1793

Botanical engraver

notes

 

STURT, Charles Capt.

1795-1869

Explorer

 

 portrait

STUWE, John

 

Botanist

 

 

SULLIVAN

fl. 1886

Botanist

 

 

SULLIVAN, Daniel(?)

1836-1894

Teacher at Moyston school, Vic, amateur botanist

notes

 

SULLIVAN, David(?)

1836-1895

Plant collector in Victoria and Tas. (?above)

notes

 

SULLIVAN, Richard F, Dr

fl. 1868

 

 

 

SULMAN, Florence

fl. 1900s

Artist, author

 

 

SUMMERELL, Brett A.

1959-

Plant fungal pathologist, science administrator

notes

portrait

SUSSMILCH, Carl Adolph von Heyde 

1875-1946 

Geologist

 

 

SUTHERLAND, Joseph

fl. 1876-84

 

 

 

SUTHERLAND, Merran, Mrs

fl. 1927-28

orchid collector

 

 

SUTHERLAND, Richard F., Dr

fl. 1868

 

 

 

SUTTON, Charles Standford, Dr

1864-1950

Medical practitioner, botanist

notes

 

SUTTON, Peter

1936-2005

Horticulturist, radio broadcaster

notes

portrait

SUTTOR, George

1774-1859

Botanist

 

 

SWABY, Arthur James

1887-1979

Teacher, author, naturalist, SGAP founder

 

portrait

SWAIN, Edward Harold Fulcher

1883-1970

Forests Director, Commissioner, author

notes

portrait

SWAINSON, William

1789-1855

Artist, naturalist

notes

portrait

SWANN

fl. 1970s

 

 

 

SWANN, Joseph

fl. 1821-1872

Botanical engraver

notes

 

SWANSON, John Sinnister

1878-1943

Station-hand, property owner

notes

 

SWART, Haring Johannes*

1922-

Botanist, Senior Lecturer

 

 

SWINBOURNE, Robert Frederick George*

1936-

Botanical Technical officer, horticultural adviser, author

 

portrait

SWlNDLEY, Frederick

 

 

 

 

SYME, David

1827-1908

Botanist

 

 

SYME, Katrina

1947-

Fungal artist

notes

 

SYMON, David Eric*

1920-2011

Agronomist, botanist

notes

portrait

SZENT-IVANY, Maria Louise, Mrs (nee LAKATOS)*

1919-2012

Botanical and entomological illustrator

notes

portrait

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