Long, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1936-

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Biographical History

Charles Robert (Bob) Long was born in 1936. He worked with Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program as a plant collector in 1964, and served on two of the Southern Island Cruises. Bob went on to work as an editor on the Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries Plant Bibliography series, as well as with the New York Botanical Garden. He died in 1986 at the age of 49.


  • The Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries. (n.d.). Charles Robert Long Award. Retrieved on August 1, 2016 from http://www.cbhl.net/charles-robert-long-award.
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives. Record Unit 000245, National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, Records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923. Box 241, Folder 1 entitled "Personnel cards, giving address, phone, relatives; personal data."

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