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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".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
Date made
1862
maker
Vischer, Edward
place made
United States: California
Measurements
image: 12 1/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 31.115 cm x 22.225 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3835
catalog number
60.3835
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Parks, public
Chronology: 1860-1869
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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