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Title:  Thuja orientalis China, Shansi, (Tsin tze) [Title from recto of mount.]
Alternate Title: Tree trunk with a signboard in front and a wall behind
Item Identifier:  12255 (original library accession)
L-309 (original photograph)
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Hers, Joseph (1884-1965), United States, Belgium, photographer
Date:  1923-10
Dimensions:  13.5 x 9 cm.
Topics:  trees; trunks; bark; walls; signs; conifers
Nationality/Culture:  Chinese
Materials/Techniques:  gelatin silver process on paper
Note:  Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
General: Thuja orientalis. China, Shansi, (Tsin tze) This is one very famous Chow dynasty thuja. Photo by Joseph Hers, Oct. 1923. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]
Subject: Platycladus orientalis (L. f.) Franco / Cupressaceae
Location:  Changchi, Shanxi Sheng, China
Shanxi Sheng, China
Copyright:  Copyright 2003, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.
Related Information:  Photographs of Joseph Hers, 1919-1926
Use Restrictions:  Arnold Arboretum/Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain):Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library Archives. Contact repository for permissions and fees.
Repository:  Arnold Arboretum/Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain)
Record Identifier: olvwork245636

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