Sophora japonica (Scholar Tree) China, 1907

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 20, 2019

Sophora japonica (Scholar Tree) China, 1907

Tree trunk and roots with a building in the background

Sophora japonica China Alternate Title: Tree trunk and roots with a building in the background Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918), Dutch, American Ping tu, Hebei Sheng, China November 17, 1907 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Frank Nicholas Meyer began his career at the Amsterdam Botanical Garden where he […]

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Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 9, 2019

Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree

Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree

Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree by Sally M. Walker American chestnut trees were once found far and wide in North America’s eastern forests. They towered up to one hundred feet tall, providing food and shelter for people and animals alike. For many, life without the chestnut seemed unimaginable―until disaster struck in […]

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Castanea mollissima, China 1913

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 28, 2019

Castanea mollissima, China 1913

Castanea mollissima China 1913

Castanea mollissima China 1913 [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Trees in row at a plantation Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918, Dutch, American) Santunying, Hebei Sheng, China June 01, 1913 A larger version of this photograph is available in HOLLIS Images. Frank Nicholas Meyer was born in Amsterdam, began his career at the […]

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Diospyros sinensis Naudin China, 1915

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 14, 2019

Diospyros sinensis Naudin China, 1915

tree trunk

Diospyros sinensis Naudin China, 1915 [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree trunk showing graft with a hat for scale Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918) Dutch, American Hangzhou, Zhejiang Sheng, China June 28, 1915 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918) was born in Amsterdam, […]

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Citrullus vulgaris China, 1914

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
November 30, 2018

Citrullus vulgaris China, 1914

Citrullus vulgaris China

Citrullus vulgaris China, 1914 [Title from recto of enclosure.] Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918, Dutch, American) August 17, 1914 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Frank Nicholas Meyer was born in Amsterdam, began his career at the Amsterdam Botanical Garden where he worked his […]

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China – Shantung Lung Tung Mountains

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 23, 2018

China – Shantung Lung Tung Mountains

China - Shantung Lung Tung Mountains

China – Shantung Lung Tung Mountains [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Trees and vegetation growing on a sedimentary rock formation Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918), Dutch, American. Lung Tung Mountains, Jinan, Shandong Sheng, China September 25, 1907 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Koelreuteria paniculata, commonly known […]

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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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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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Frank Meyer with Castanea mollissima, China 1913

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 13, 2017

Frank Meyer with Castanea mollissima, China 1913

Frank Meyer with Castanea mollissima, China 1913

Castanea mollissima China [Title from recto of mount.] Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918, Dutch, American) Santunying, Hebei Sheng, China June 01, 1913 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Frank Nicholas Meyer was born in Amsterdam, began his career at the Amsterdam Botanical Garden where […]

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Lumberyard in the snow, Manchuria 1907

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
January 26, 2017

Lumberyard in the snow, Manchuria 1907

Lumberyard in the snow, Manchuria 1907

Manchuria – Kirin [Title from recto of enclosure.] Photograph by Frank Nicholas Meyer (1875-1918, Dutch, American) Songhua Jiang, Jilin Sheng, China January 1, 1907 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Frank Nicholas Meyer began his career at the Amsterdam Botanical Garden where he worked his […]

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