On the slopes of the Lichiang snow ranges, over the Lichiang valley, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
January 22, 2018

On the slopes of the Lichiang snow ranges, over the Lichiang valley, 1922

Snowy mountaintop

[China (Yunnan)] Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Yunnan Sheng, China July 8, 1922 A larger version of this image is available in Hollis Images. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled in Asia from 1920 until 1949 collecting plants for various institutions including the U.S. […]

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Spring and snow-covered peak along Highway 317 between Dêngqên [Gyamotang] and Sog Xian [Zaindainxoi]

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
January 4, 2018

Spring and snow-covered peak along Highway 317 between Dêngqên [Gyamotang] and Sog Xian [Zaindainxoi]

Spring and snow-covered peak along Highway 317 between Dêngqên [Gyamotang] and Sog Xian [Zaindainxoi]

Spring and snow-covered peak along Highway 317 between Dêngqên [Gyamotang] and Sog Xian [Zaindainxoi] Photograph by David E. Boufford (1941-) Highway 317 from Qamdo to Lhasa, Tibet, China August 10, 2000 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s HOLLIS+ catalog. David Boufford is a Senior Research Scientist at Harvard University Herbaria, […]

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North Meadow, fall, Dawn Redwood, 1980

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
November 6, 2017

North Meadow, fall, Dawn Redwood, 1980

North Meadow, fall, Dawn Redwood, 1980

North Meadow, fall, Dawn Redwood, 1980 Alternate Title: North Meadow with a Dawn Redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) on the right Photograph by Carl Lobig North Meadow, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States October 1980 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis Images catalog. Metasequoia glyptostroboides, popularly known in the west […]

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Quercus Baronii China, 1919

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
October 5, 2017

Quercus Baronii China, 1919

Quercus Baronii China, 1919

Quercus Baronii China [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree covered hill Photograph by Joseph Hers (1884-1965), American, Belgian China, 1919 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Joseph Hers was an interpreter for the Belgium Ministry of Foreign Affairs at Chengchow, and was superbly situated to collect […]

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Tomb with stone effigies, China, 1909

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 28, 2017

Tomb with stone effigies, China, 1909

Tomb with stone effigies, China, 1909

Tomb with stone effigies China Western Hupeh [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tomb with animal statues in front and man beside Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930), American, English China February 28, 1909 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930) was the furthest […]

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Katsura, Cercidiphyllum japonicum, China 1910

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 14, 2017

Katsura, Cercidiphyllum japonicum, China 1910

Katsura, Cercidiphyllum japonicum, China 1910

Cercidiphyllum japonicum var. sinense China [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree habit with man Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930), American, English China June 16, 1910 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930) was the furthest traveled of all the Arnold Arboretum’s plant […]

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Man in native dress carrying sticks. China, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 31, 2017

Man in native dress carrying sticks. China, 1922

Man in native dress carrying sticks

[China (Yunnan)] Alternate Title: Full body view of man in native dress carrying sticks Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Yunnan Sheng, China May 10, 1922 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled […]

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Sophora japonica and Albizzia julibrissin Tientsin, China, 1907

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 17, 2017

Sophora japonica and Albizzia julibrissin Tientsin, China, 1907

Tree habit with three children in western dress

Sophora japonica and Albizzia julibrissin Tientsin, China [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree habit with three children in western dress Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918), Dutch, American. Tianjin, Tianjin Municipality, China June 9, 1907 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Frank Nicholas Meyer began his career at […]

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Man in native dress performing religious dance. China, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 9, 2017

Man in native dress performing religious dance. China, 1922

Man in native dress performing religious dance

[China (Yunnan)] Alternate Title: Man in native dress performing religious dance Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Yunnan Sheng, China September 1922 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled in Asia from 1920 […]

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Peking, China – Imperial Gardens, 1914

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
July 27, 2017

Peking, China – Imperial Gardens, 1914

Peking, China - Imperial Gardens, 1914

Peking, China – Imperial Gardens [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Rocks on pedestals by low wall beside lake Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918, Dutch, American) Santunying, Hebei Sheng, China April 10, 1914 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Frank Nicholas Meyer began […]

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