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Title:  Phyllostachys pubescens, China [Title from recto of mount.]
Alternate Title: Stack of large bamboo poles
Item Identifier:  original library accession 7201
photograph 5816
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Meyer, Frank Nicholas (1875-1918, Dutch, American), photographer
Date:  1913-03-27
Dimensions:  9.5 x 12.5 cm.
Topics:  bamboo; timber
Nationality/Culture:  Chinese
Materials/Techniques:  gelatin silver process
Note:  General: Phyllostachys pubescens. A lot of bamboo poles just unloaded from a steamer from Shanghai. They belong nearly all to the kind called mao cho, P. pubescens. Tientsin, China. March 27, 1913. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]
Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
Subject: Phyllostachys edulis (Carr.) Houz. ; Gramineae ; moso bamboo ; Chinese name 'mao cho'
Location:  site: Tianjin, Tianjin Municipality, China
site: Tianjin Municipality, China
Copyright:  Copyright © 2004, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.
Related Information:  Photographs of Frank N. Meyer - 1912-1915
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: olvwork281330

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