Lawrence (Larry) Griffith graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1981 with a BA in English. Griffith began his career at Colonial Williamsburg and is currently (2008) curator of plants at Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Virginia. He was president of Lambda Alliance when a student (1979) and a board member of William and Mary GALA (Gay and Lesbian Alumni Association). Griffith was a garden columnist for the Daily Press in 1991-1992. He is the author of the books Flowers and Herbs of Early America (2008). Griffith's partner is Curtis Moyer. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Lawrence D. Griffith.