5 Takeaways For New England From U.N. Report On Climate Change And Land Use

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 9, 2019

5 Takeaways For New England From U.N. Report On Climate Change And Land Use

Drumlin Farm crop manager Matt Celona hand waters a row of Swiss Chard. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

5 Takeaways For New England From U.N. Report On Climate Change And Land Use by Miriam Wasser for EarthWhile, WBUR The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is out with a new report Thursday examining how land use contributes to climate change and other environmental problems. The report, Climate Change and Land, is the second […]

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Roads, fall, Bussey Hill Road, 1928

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 8, 2019

Roads, fall, Bussey Hill Road, 1928

Roads, fall, Bussey Hill Road, 1928

Roads, fall, Bussey Hill Road, 1928 Alternate Title: Oaks (Quercus) and Spicebush (Lindera) shrubs beside Bussey Hill Road Photograph by Herbert Wendell Gleason, (1855-1937, American) Bussey Hill Road, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States October 12, 1928 A larger version of this photograph is available in HOLLIS Images. Herbert Wendell Gleason was born in […]

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Spring life for great horned owls

by Brendan Keegan, Landscape Crew Gardener
March 26, 2019

Living legacies

by Clea Simon for The Harvard Gazette
March 6, 2019

The early bird meets its match

by Brendan Keegan, Landscape Crew Gardener
April 27, 2018

Arnold Arboretum Summer Interns, 1990

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
November 9, 2017

Arnold Arboretum Summer Interns, 1990

Arnold Arboretum Summer Interns, 1990

Arnold Arboretum Summer Interns, 1990 Photograph by Peter Del Tredici Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States Summer 1990 The Arnold Arboretum has had a number of interns across multiple departments helping with research, curation and grounds work. One of the most well-known and longstanding internship opportunities is the Isabella Welles Hunnewell Internship Program. The […]

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Peter’s Hill, spring, White Oak (Quercus alba), 1970

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
October 19, 2017

Peter’s Hill, spring, White Oak (Quercus alba), 1970

Peter's Hill, spring, White Oak (Quercus alba), 1970

Peter’s Hill, spring, White Oak (Quercus alba), ca. 1970 Alternate Title: Peter’s Hill with crabapples (Malus) and a White Oak (Quercus alba, center) Photograph by Pamela Bruns, American Peter’s Hill, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1970 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis Images catalog. Our Crabapple […]

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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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John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1914-1925

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 20, 2017

John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1914-1925

John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1914-1925

John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1914-1925: The Complete Paintings, Volume IX The last in a series of books devoted to the work of John Singer Sargent (1856–1925), this volume covers the figure and landscape works that Sargent produced between 1914 and 1925. The story begins with the artist painting with friends on vacation in […]

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Silk tree, Albizzia julibrissin, near Hunnewell Building, 1989

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 25, 2017

Silk tree, Albizzia julibrissin, near Hunnewell Building, 1989

Albizzia julibrissin

Silk tree, Albizzia julibrissin, near Hunnewell Building, 1989 Photograph by István Racz and Zsolt Debreczy (n.d.), Hungary Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States December 13, 1989 Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930) was the furthest-traveled of all the Arnold Arboretum’s plant explorers of the early twentieth century. In 1918, Wilson collected seeds of Albizia juibrissin in […]

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