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The Mammoth Grove. Plate IV. Mother of the Forest, (1855 and 1861) and Other Groups

The Mammoth Grove. Plate IV. Mother of the Forest, (1855 and 1861) and Other Groups

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print depicting a group of large evergreen trees. A couple stands on a mammoth tree stump in the foreground. Two of the trees have girdled half way up the trunk and inscribed "1855" and "1861".
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Object Name
Object Type
Date made
Vischer, Edward
place made
United States: California
image: 12 1/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 31.115 cm x 22.225 cm
ID Number
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Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
Parks, public
Chronology: 1860-1869
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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