Dawson medals come to the Arboretum Archives
Descendants of Jackson Thornton Dawson, the first Plant Propagator of the Arboretum, visited to present two horticultural medals awarded to Jackson to the Arboretum Archives.
[Title from recto of sleeve.]
Alternate Title: Women posed for group portrait
Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930)
British Consulate, Seoul, Korea
Wilson sailed with his family for his Sixth Expedition to the Far East, beginning in 1917. His collection notebooks from this time are digitized and available in Series W.VII: Wilson’s Sixth Expedition to the Far East—Japan, Korea, Manchuria, Formosa, and Islands in the Japanese Sea, January 1917-March 1919 of Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930) papers, 1896-1952.
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