Audience at a Tibetan summer festival in Daocheng [Rubu]

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 26, 2020

Bussey Brook, spring, Serviceberry, 1981

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 18, 2020

Bussey Brook, spring, Serviceberry, 1981

Bussey Brook with a Serviceberry (Amelanchier arborea) in bloom

Bussey Brook, spring, Serviceberry, 1981 Alternate Title: Bussey Brook with a Serviceberry (Amelanchier arborea) in bloom Photograph by Richard E. Weaver, 1943-2020, American Bussey Brook, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States 1981 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Richard E. Weaver joined the Arboretum in 1970 as horticultural taxonomist […]

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Selaginella sp. Manchuria, 1906

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 10, 2020

The Wood Database by Eric Meier

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
May 28, 2020

The Wood Database by Eric Meier

Wood Database

The Wood Database by Eric Meier Eric Meier originally began this project to create a knowledge clearinghouse for all wood products and their uses while he was making psalteries—a type of stringed musical instrument. This and experience with various applications led to The Wood Database Project. according to Meier, “Eventually, I realized that all of […]

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Jack Alexander watering plants in the Dana Greenhouses, 1983

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
May 28, 2020

Jack Alexander watering plants in the Dana Greenhouses, 1983

Jack Alexander watering plants in one of the greenhouses

Greenhouses, spring, Dana Greenhouses, 1983 Photograph by Corliss K. Engle (1936-2009) Dana Greenhouses, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States March 1983 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. The Charles Stratton Dana Greenhouses opened in 1962 at the northwest end of our grounds (along Centre Street), partly to modernize our […]

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Chionanthus retusa, Henan China, 1919

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
May 26, 2020

Chionanthus retusa, Henan China, 1919

Tree habit

Photograph by Joseph Hers (1884-1965), United States, Belgium Henan Sheng, China 1919 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Joseph Hers, a Belgian citizen, originally went to China as an interpreter with the Belgium Ministry of Foreign Affairs, though he would eventually hold several jobs in that country. Despite describing his […]

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Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
May 15, 2020

Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910

Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910

Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910 [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree habit with mountains beyond Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930), American, English Daningchang, Sichuan Sheng, China June 24, 1910 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. On February 26, 1910 Ernest Henry Wilson undertook a Second […]

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Bruce Bartholomew, Ying Tsun-shen, and women of Bai near Butterfly Spring, 1984

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
May 8, 2020

Bruce Bartholomew, Ying Tsun-shen, and women of Bai near Butterfly Spring, 1984

Bruce Bartholomew (far left), Ying Tsun-shen (second from left) and women of Bai nationality near Butterfly Spring

Bruce Bartholomew (far left), Ying Tsun-shen (second from left) and women of Bai nationality near Butterfly Spring Photograph by David E. Boufford (1941- ) Hudie Spring, Dali Baizu Zizhizhou, Yunnan Sheng, China June-July 1984 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. David Boufford is a Senior Research Scientist at Harvard University […]

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Malus honanensis, China, Honan

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
May 1, 2020

Greenhouses, spring, Dana Greenhouses, 1983

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 27, 2020

Greenhouses, spring, Dana Greenhouses, 1983

John Einset in the Tissue Culture Lab

Greenhouses, spring, Dana Greenhouses, 1983 Photograph by Corliss K. Engle (1936-2009) Dana Greenhouses, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States March 1983 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. The Charles Stratton Dana Greenhouses opened in 1962 at the northwest end of our grounds (along Centre Street), partly to modernize our […]

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