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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:
European green alder
Mountains
Shrubs
Women -- History
Original Format:
Lantern slide
Color slides
Hand-colored lantern slide
Extent:
3.25 x 4 in.
Item identifier:
0021448
Photographer:
Wells, B. W. (Bertram Whittier), 1884- more info on Wells, B. W. (Bertram Whittier), 1884- 
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:
Lantern slides
Photographs
Location:
North Carolina
Digital Project:
B. W. Wells