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Title:  Juglans mandshurica China [Title from recto of mount.]
Alternate Title: Whole walnuts and ones which have been split to show their interiors
Item Identifier:  original library accession 7794
photograph 13260
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Meyer, Frank Nicholas (1875-1918, Dutch, American), photographer
Date:  1916-12-04
Dimensions:  16.5 x 11.5 cm.
Topics:  walnut; nuts
Nationality/Culture:  Chinese
Materials/Techniques:  gelatin silver process
Note:  General: Juglans mandshurica. Shing lung shan, Chili Prov., China. Various forms of nuts of a wild walnut, occuring in Manchuria and North China, which grows into a stately tree. The young foliage unfortunately is very sensitive to frosts and the tree has been difficult to grow in th Eastern United States on that account. Chinese name Shan Ho tao, the last meaning mountain walnut. December 4, 1916. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]
Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
Subject: Specimen 44233 ; Juglans mandshurica Maxim. ; Juglandaceae ; Manchurian walnut ; Chinese name 'Shan Ho tao' meaning 'mountain walnut'
Location:  site: Xinglong, Hebei Sheng, China
site: Hebei Sheng, China
Copyright:  Copyright © 2004, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.
Related Information:  Photographs of Frank N. Meyer - 1916-1918
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: olvwork283828

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