Ernest Thompson Seton

Ernest Thompson Seton

Founder of Boy Scouts Today is the anniversary of the death of the Englishman Ernest Thompson Seton, who died on this day in 1946.  When he was six, Seton’s family immigrated to Canada. He grew up in Toronto and found solace in the woods along the Don River. His father was abusive and cruel. When…

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October 23, 2019 An Inspiring Home Landscape by a Forest, Budburst.org, Ludwig Leichhardt, Annie Lorrain Smith, François-André Michaux, Bonnie Templeton, Neltje Blanchan, New Vegetable Garden Techniques by Joyce Russell, Harvesting Black Walnuts, and Ernest Thompson Seton

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Today we celebrate the young botanist who disappeared in Australia 171 years ago and the pioneering female lichenologist who worked for the British Museum but was never officially on the payroll. We’ll learn about the French botanist who had a life-long love affair with the trees of North America and the Los Angeles woman who…

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