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Woman with the mountain alder (Alnus viridis), one of the rarest of our shrubs

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Title:
Woman with the mountain alder (Alnus viridis), one of the rarest of our shrubs
Topics:
Botany
Subjects:
Shrubs
Women -- History
Mountains
European green alder
Original Format:
Lantern slide; Color slides; Hand-colored lantern slide; 3.25 x 4 in.
Item identifier:
0021448
Photographer:
Created Date:
circa to
Description:
The mountain alder (Alnus viridis), one of the rarest of our shrubs. It is believed to occur only at the one station on Roan Mountain. The women in the picture may be Katherine Metcalf, daughter of Dr. Zeno Metcalf.
Genre:
Photographs
Lantern slides
Location:
North Carolina
Digital Project:
B. W. Wells
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