This collection of California Wildflower
specimens consists of 83 samples listing descriptive information including
locality, habitat, altitude, relative abundance, and date collected.
Marie P. Medford was born June 4, 1926, she was the youngest of three
children of parents L.C. Wisdom and John Roy Peery in Weiser, Idaho. Medford
was married to E. Leslie Medford, Jr. (Dean of Admissions of the University of
the Pacific) for 64 years and a third grade teacher for the Stockton Unified
School District. She took courses in Biological Sciences from the University of
the Pacific. Marie Medford passed away October 19, 2018.
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