wilson_photographs_1907-1911_03

China - N.E. of Tachien-lu. View of snow-clad peaks (21,000 ft. or more), of the Ta-p'ao-shan range from the foot of pass. N.E. of Tachien-lu. Altitude 13,500 ft. July 7, 1908. These 14 images, with their original captions, were the first glass plate negatives by Arnold Arboretum plant explorer Ernest Henry Wilson to be digitized through a grant from Harvard University. The Arboretum holds more than 4,500 photographs that document the flora, landscapes, culture of eastern Asia, now cataloged on VIA, Harvard’s Visual Image Catalog. Copyright © 2006, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.

China – N.E. of Tachien-lu. View of snow-clad peaks (21,000 ft. or more), of the Ta-p’ao-shan range from the foot of pass. N.E. of Tachien-lu. Altitude 13,500 ft. July 7, 1908. These 14 images, with their original captions, were the first glass plate negatives by Arnold Arboretum plant explorer Ernest Henry Wilson to be digitized through a grant from Harvard University. The Arboretum holds more than 4,500 photographs that document the flora, landscapes, culture of eastern Asia, now cataloged on VIA, Harvard’s Visual Image Catalog. Copyright © 2006, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.

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