Historic silk cotton tree

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Historic silk cotton tree with fence around it. Unidentified expedition members, verify if one has tripod and camera. Men standing at base. 1899.

Name of Expedition: Allison V. Armour Expedition
Participants: Charles F. Millspaugh, Edward P. Allen, Edward S. Isham Jr.,Jordan L. Mott Jr.
Expedition Start Date: December 21, 1898
Expedition End Date: March 11, 1899
Purpose and Aims: Plant collecting and photography for Botany in the Bermuda, Bahamas, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Yucatan.
Vessel Name: Utowana (Yacht, Sailboat)
Location: Central America, Cuba

Original material: Hand Colored Lantern Slide
Digital Identifier: CSB4303c

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    • 04/Dec/2009 21:04:02

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called *The Captivating Tree*, and we'd love to have this added to the group!