Tree on the move

by Jonathan Damery, Associate Editor of Arnoldia
December 3, 2018

Tree on the move

Hemlock on the move

Trees normally like to stay put. Some grow as colonial masses, pushing up new stems feet away from the original trunk, even covering a whole mountainside (as with the quaking aspen, Populus tremuloides)—all one plant, slowly spreading—yet it scarcely takes an experienced field botanist to know that tree locomotion is primarily the realm of whimsical […]

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Arnold Arboretum staff at Alfred Rehder’s 70th birthday party, 1933

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 21, 2017

Arnold Arboretum staff at Alfred Rehder’s 70th birthday party, 1933

Arnold Arboretum staff at Alfred Rehder's 70th birthday party, 1933

Arnold Arboretum staff at Alfred Rehder’s 70th birthday party, 1933 Photograph by Hugh Miller Raup (1901-1995) Arnold Arboretum September 1, 1933 First row, left to right: Oakes Ames, Alfred Rehder, Mrs. Rehder, Ethelyn Tucker, Miss Rehder, Katherine Kelly, Eleanor Stuhlman, Miss Judge, Heman Howard, Caroline, Allen, Ethel Anderson, Louis Victor Schmidt. Second row, left to […]

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Women from Arnold Arboretum staff, December 1965

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
December 22, 2016

Women from Arnold Arboretum staff, December 1965

Women from Arnold Arboretum staff, December 1965

Women from Arnold Arboretum staff, December 1965 Photographer unknown Arnold Arboretum December 1965 First row, left to right: Judy Endicott, Anne Sholes, Stephanie Sutton. Second row, left to right: Rosemary Walsh, Eileen Twohig, Alice Purdue, Judy Appenzeller, Claire Schloemer, Elsie Howard, Mildred Pelkus, and Phoebe Chapman. The Archive Collection of the Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library […]

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Behind the Scenes of Lilac Sunday

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
April 13, 2016

Arnold Arboretum Staff in front of Hunnewell Building, 1970

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 3, 2015

Arnold Arboretum Staff in front of Hunnewell Building, 1970

Arnold Arboretum staff

Arnold Arboretum Staff in front of Hunnewell Building, 1970 Photographer unknown Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 1970 Front row left to right, Dr. Lily Perry, Stephanie B. Sutton, Jeanne B Caldwell, Nancy M. Page, Emilie McCarthy, Victoria Bell, S. Kaye, M.T. Hallaran, Elna L. Grinsbergs, Pamela A. Brums, Rosemary Walsh, Nancy Dunkly, Dulcie […]

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