Forest of Mississippi Valley (Record Photo), 1881 - No. 20 -- Sycamore

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B83_F05_005]

Creator: Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929

Form/Genre: Photographs

Date: 1875

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 83, Folder 05, Image No. SIA_000095_B83_F05_005

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Summary

With Robert Ridgway standing at base of tree.

Notes

  • See "Notes on the Native Trees of the Lower Wabash and White River Valleys, in Illinois and Indiana," by Robert Ridgway, Proceedings of United States National Museum, Volume 5, June 12, 1882, p. 49-88.
  • Written on recto: No. 20 - "Sycamore" - Platanus occidentalis. / [Height, about 175 ft.; spread, 126 ft.; diameter, 9 ft.]

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 83, Folder 05, Image No. SIA_000095_B83_F05_005

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1875
  • Circa 1881

Restrictions & Rights

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  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Trees
  • Forests

Place

  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Mount Carmel (Ill.)

Form/Genre

Photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B83_F05_005]

Physical description

10 x 8;

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