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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:  7794 (original library accession)
13260 (photograph)
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Meyer, Frank Nicholas (1875-1918), Netherlands, United States, photographer
Date:  1916-12-04
Dimensions:  16.5 x 11.5 cm.
Topics:  walnut; nuts
Nationality/Culture:  Chinese
Materials/Techniques:  gelatin silver process on paper
Note:  Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
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.]
Subject: Specimen 44233 / Juglans mandshurica Maxim. / Juglandaceae / Manchurian walnut / Chinese name 'Shan Ho tao' meaning 'mountain walnut'
Location:  Xinglong, Hebei Sheng, China
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)
AAE-01818
Record Identifier: olvwork283828


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