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Title:  Ormosia Hosiei [Title from label in photograph album.]
Alternate Title: Tree habit with a roadside shrine, men in traditional dress and Wilson's sedan chair
Item Identifier:  Z-385 (photograph)
AANEA-0018 (Bob's Best)
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Wilson, Ernest Henry (1876-1930), United States, England, photographer
Date:  1908-11-11
Dimensions:  15.5 x 20.5 cm.
Topics:  trees; men; clothing & dress; sedan chairs; shrines
Nationality/Culture:  Chinese
Materials/Techniques:  emulsion on glass
Note:  Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
General: Ormosia Hosiei Hemsl. & E.H. Wils. (Hung-tou-shu) Tree 60 ft. X 20 ft. The original tree on which the species is based. Near Chentu City. Altitude 1,800 ft. [Information from label in photograph album. Also, album page for Z-386, identical and not scanned, has pasted-in description of Ormosia.]
Subject: Specimen 2372 / Ormosia hosiei Hemsl. & E.H. Wilson / Fabaceae / Chinese name Hung tao-shu (red bean tree)
Location:  Chengdu, Sichuan Sheng, China
Sichuan Sheng, China
Copyright:  Copyright 2006, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.
Related Information:  Photographs of Ernest Henry Wilson - 1907-1909
A Naturalist in Western China
Repository:  Arnold Arboretum/Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain)
AAE-04648
Record Identifier: olvwork245887


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