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Cryptomeria japonica Japan [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree with a spiraling trunk, a pile of lumber and frame made of slender tree trunks in the foreground. Cryptomeria japonica D. Don. Forests, Yakushima, Kyushu, Japan. Old tree, top broken off. Height 80 ft. Circumference 17 ft. Altitude 780 m. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]

Cryptomeria japonica Japan [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree with a spiraling trunk, a pile of lumber and frame made of slender tree trunks in the foreground. Cryptomeria japonica D. Don. Forests, Yakushima, Kyushu, Japan. Old tree, top broken off. Height 80 ft. Circumference 17 ft. Altitude 780 m. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]

Photographs of Ernest Henry Wilson – 1914. Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections. Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library and Archives. Copyright © 2006, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.

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