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Title:
Biltmore Estate pruned white pine
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Agricultural extension work
Pruning
White pine
Forest management
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0031-001-016
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: North Carolina. Biltmore, N. C., [August] 15, 1909. Pruning of white pine which was allowed to form heavy branches; close pruning would make the wood split, or cause extensive bleeding of the pine. To prevent this Dr. [Carl] Schenck does not prune closely, but 2 or 3 years later will prune the stubs.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:

Location:
Biltmore (Asheville, N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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