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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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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China, Kan-su (Wan[g]-ts’ang Valley). Vegetation.

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 17, 2020

China, Kan-su (Wan[g]-ts’ang Valley). Vegetation.

View of stand of trees.

China, Kan-su (Wan[g]-ts’ang Valley). Vegetation. [Title from recto of photo mount.] Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock, 1884-1962, American, Austrian Wangcang Gorge, Gansu Sheng, China September 12, 1926 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. “I took several pictures of the forests with their many species of trees, such as maples, […]

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Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 9, 2020

Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983

Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983

Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983 Alternate Title: Front entrance of the Hunnewell Building framed by flowering shrubs Photograph by Gary Lee Koller Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States 1983 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. The Hunnewell Building houses our Visitor Center, Lecture Hall, Library and […]

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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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