Scene in Bolling Memorial Redwood Grove, Humboldt County, California

ID: SIA RU007091 [SIA2015-003194]

Creator: Bolling, Raynal Cawthorne

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1920s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7091, Image No. SIA2015-003194

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Summary

Bolling Memorial Redwood Grove, Humboldt County, California, c. 1921. In August 1921, the Save the Redwoods League, led by dozens of eminent scientists and conservationists, dedicated a magnificent stand of Sequoia sempervirens and named the grove in honor of World War I hero Col. Raynal C. Bolling (1877-1918). The grove is now part of the Humboldt Redwoods State Park.

Subject

  • Bolling, Raynal Cawthorne 1877-1918
  • Save the Redwoods League

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Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7091, Image No. SIA2015-003194

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

1921

Topic

Coast redwood

Place

  • Humboldt Redwoods State Park (Calif.)
  • Humboldt County (Calif.)

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU007091 [SIA2015-003194]

Physical description

Photographic prints; 4.5 x 6.5