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Sophora japonica China

Saphora japonica L. North Honan, China. 5 m. in girth. Photo by Joseph Hers, 1919. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.] 8 x 14 cm. Gelatin silver process on paper.

Sophora japonica China

[Title from recto of mount.]
Photograph by Joseph Hers (1884-1965), United States, Belgium

A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Visual Information Access (VIA) catalog.

Many thousands more Botanical and Cultural Images of Eastern Asia, details on the life and travels of Joseph Hers, and of other plant explorers are available in our Image Collection.

The Archive Collection of the Arnold Arboretum also holds the Joseph Hers (1884-1965) papers, 1919-1992.

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