Pinus sinensis China, 1906

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 3, 2020

Prunings outside Hunnewell Building at dusk, 2020

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 30, 2020

Prunings outside Hunnewell Building at dusk, 2020

Prunings outside Hunnewell Building at dusk, 2020

Prunings outside Hunnewell Building at dusk, 2020 Photograph by Larissa Glasser Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts February 27, 2020 Just one part of the Arboretum workflow includes careful and deliberate pruning of trees in the landscape. These cuttings, often seen placed at the side of the paved Arboretum roads, are chipped for mulch […]

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Roads, spring, Meadow Road, 1964

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 20, 2020

Roads, spring, Meadow Road, 1964

Roads, spring, Meadow Road, 1964

Roads, spring, Meadow Road, 1964 Alternate Title: Flowering Dogwood (Cornus florida) and a Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum var.) beside Meadow Road Photograph by Alfred James Fordham, 1911-2000, American Meadow Road, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States May 1964 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Alfred Fordham came to the […]

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US cities are losing 36 million trees a year

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 12, 2020

Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 9, 2020

Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990

Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990

Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990 [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Front façade of the Hunnewell Building in the evening with the new lights on Photograph by István Racz and Zsolt Debreczy (n.d.), Hungary Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States April 1990 A larger version of this image is available […]

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Bussey Hill, fall, women walking, 1973

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 6, 2020

The Atlas of Boston History

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 5, 2020

The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
February 28, 2020

The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats

The Food Explorer

The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats by Daniel Stone In the nineteenth century, American meals were about subsistence, not enjoyment. But as a new century approached, appetites broadened, and David Fairchild, a young botanist with an insatiable lust to explore and experience the world, set out […]

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Juniperus rigida and Pinus densiflora, Korea, 1917

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
February 27, 2020

Juniperus rigida and Pinus densiflora, Korea, 1917

Juniperus rigida and Pinus densiflora Korea

Juniperus rigida and Pinus densiflora, Korea, 1917 [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Temple on right and tree habit with man to left, wooded cliffs behind Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930), American, English Korea October 16, 1917 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930) was […]

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Hemlock Hill, winter, hemlock trunks, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
February 20, 2020

Hemlock Hill, winter, hemlock trunks, 1922

Hemlock Hill, winter, hemlock trunks, 1922

Hemlock Hill, winter, hemlock trunks, 1922 Alternate Title: Hemlock (Tsuga) trunks among puddingstone boulders on Hemlock Hill Photograph by Charles Allerton Coolidge, 1858-1936, American Hemlock Hill, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States February 1922 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Charles Allerton Coolidge (1858–1936) was senior partner at Shepley, […]

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