- Unthinned white pines
- Original Format:
- Black-and-white print (photograph)
- Item identifier:
- Created Date:
- Transcribed from back: 288 -- In the background is an unthinned planting of white pines -- Biltmore Estate. This stand is making an annual growth of 50 cubic ft.
- Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs
- Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
- Agricultural Extension and Research services (UA023.007) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
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- Smith, Richard Sharp, 1852-1924 more info on Smith, Richard Sharp, 1852-1924
- Bean, Samuel Isaac, 1867-1947 more info on Bean, Samuel Isaac, 1867-1947
- Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895 more info on Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895
- Corbin, John T., circa 1871-1955 more info on Corbin, John T., circa 1871-1955
- Guastavino, Rafael, 1842-1908 more info on Guastavino, Rafael, 1842-1908
- Hunt, Richard Howland more info on Hunt, Richard Howland
- Landscape architect:
- Olmstead, Frederick Law, Sr. more info on Olmstead, Frederick Law, Sr.
- 1 Lodge Street
- North Carolina
- Provenance note:
- George Washington Vanderbilt (heir to railroad fortune), first owner
- Architectural note:
- The mansion provides a preeminent example of elite architecture, decorative arts, and domestic arrangements. Guastavino provided the design for the self-supporting tiled vaults.
- Historical note:
- The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historical Landmark.
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Biltmore (Asheville, N.C.)
Decoration and ornament
National Register of Historic Places
National Historic Landmarks
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 35.566899, -82.544711